Al Franken Confirms It: The Kagan Hearings Are Incredbily Boring

One day in, and the Senators are already falling asleep:

H/T: TownHall

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  1. I dunno, I’d say this is a far better use of the committee’s time then mugging for the camera by reading entirely pointless prepared statements.

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