John McCain got caught playing poker on his Iphone today during the hearing regarding waging war in Syria. If it was any other hearing it probably wouldn’t piss me off, but since McCain is pushing the President’s intervention in Syria the least he could do is pay freaking attention when it is being discussed.
Senator John McCain plays poker on his IPhone during a U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations hearing where Secretary of State JohnKerry, Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey testify concerning the use of force in Syria, on Capitol Hill in Washington DC, Tuesday, September 3, 2013. (Photo by Melina Mara/The Washington Post)
It gets worse because the Senator joked about being caught.
Sorry Senator but I fail to find the humor. YOU are supporting the President’s request to put Americans in harms way. YOU should know better than anyone what that means. How dare you poke fun of the fact that you were goofing off during the hearing on Syria. YOU owe all Americans an apology.
If you can’t pay attention during a hearing about a war you are pushing then perhaps you should find a different line of work.