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Franken’s “SNL” Skit

NBC has posted Al Franken's first stint at Senate questioning at a confirmation hearing — from a 1991 "Saturday Night Live" spoof on the Clarence Thomas-Anita Hill fracas. It was pretty hilarious, and Franken, as Sen. Paul Simon (D-Ill.), spends a great deal of time asking Thomas how to pick up women.

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    NBC has posted Al Franken's first stint at Senate questioning at a confirmation hearing — from a 1991 "Saturday Night Live" spoof on the Clarence Thomas-Anita Hill fracas. It was pretty hilarious, and Franken, as Sen. Paul Simon (D-Ill.), spends a great deal of time asking Thomas how to pick up women.

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