It first came out two years ago on Saturday Night Live, but it looks like the video of John McCain singing Streisand’s greatest hits has started making the e-mail rounds again. We talk about tone-deaf politicians, but rarely do we see the literal example so clearly. McCain bravely enters William Hung territory, although McCain spares us the “She Bangs” cover. He makes a great point about celebrity and politics along the way:
For those who think that McCain has no sense of humor, this should prove a revelation, albeit a painful one. Do you think McCain was brave during his POW years in Vietnam? Wait until you hear the “Yentl” cover.