Squib bullet stuck in the barrel? If so, the employees apparently don't have a set of rules to follow when the rentals are turned in.
"As democracy is perfected, the office represents more and more closely the inner soul of the people. We move toward a lofty ideal. On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart’s desire at last, and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron." –-H. L. Mencken, The Baltimore Evening Sun, July 26, 1920