Last Night’s TV: Jimmy Fallon, Barney Frank and Pat Buchanan—Together in One Item

Apparently no worse for wear from his failed attempt to reunite the cast of Saved by the Bell, Jimmy Fallon found success as he assembled real-life friends Tina Fey, Amy Poehler and Seth Meyers for a game of charades and, in the process, gave us the Saturday Night Live Weekend Update reunion we never thought we needed. In a (ever-so-slightly condescending) word: charming.

Looks like Barney Frank isn’t on Team Coco. The Massachusetts senator appeared with Jay Leno last night and took the opportunity to offer his take on the Tea Party movement. (Hint: Not a fan.)

One person who might disagree with Senator Frank: Pat Buchanan, who told Hardball‘s Chris Matthews last night—and we’re going to go ahead and present this bit without comment—that “both sides were right” during the Civil War.

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