Okay, did Senator McCain's appearance on Saturday Night Live make anybody else besides me a bit uncomfortable? He had that deer-in-the-headlights look, and he couldn't keep his eyes off the cue cards. The schtick about the pork barrel spending was funny--especially the part about paved roads in Arizona--but it made him look like a lousy and ineffective senator. I felt bad for him--and I felt bad for the Republican Party. I'm not too sure this was a good move for him. Did he let the SNL writers have full reign on the material? Sure seemed like it. (The spot on the "SNL Weekly News Update was just as awkward for me.)
Here's his first bit . . .
Here's the "news" bit.