cognitivedissonance The only thing I know about Red Skelton is that he did a sketch where he deliberately performed all the secret hand signals of Freemasonry, on national television, in the guise of talking about a pet poodle, and he got away with it because it was a successful bit as comedy distinct from the breaking of his Masonic obligations.
Jet Bin Fever I tried really hard to find something about that, but I can't. Are you joking? Because that sounds marvelous if you're not.
cognitivedissonance I've heard multiple versions of this story from old timers in the Lodge, so I do believe it did happen. It seems to come up whenever they talk about famous Freemasons in some iteration.