Eleventh-hour reflections

It's incredible that Rand &co. are actually all still on topic. Yes, they have been asking the same question in every conceivable way, but they're hitting the nail and not their thumbs. 

Again, this has nothing to do with Brennan. Democrats are understandably upset that this nomination is being delayed, but a REAL-LIFE filibuster is way too cool to be angry about.

So, as I posed much, much earlier in the night, how long until Rand devolves into profanity and non-sequitors? Unfortunately, I don't think it's going to happen. He's got a thick stack of documents he can go back over and a handful of senatorial friends who can relieve him.

As of now, I will be listening for interesting quasi-gaffes and praying that pizza reaches the desk of the senator from Kentucky.

How likely are you to make Mic your go-to news source?

Nathan Stringer

Nathan is currently earning his master's in Empires, Colonialism and Globalisation at the London School of Economics. He previously studied modern history and creative writing at Pepperdine University.

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