Kagan's Comedy Club

ABC News' Jonathan Karl reports:

A Supreme Court confirmation hearing is not usually a laughing matter, but Elena Kagan has had the Senate Judiciary Committee in stitches.

Kagan’s friends and colleagues already knew she had a quick wit and so did some of her critics. As Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said on Monday, “No one has any doubt that Ms. Kagan is bright and personable and easy to get along with, but the Supreme Court is not a dinner club.”

Well, the Supreme Court may not be a dinner club, but at times the Senate Judiciary committee today looked like a comedy club. And it wasn’t just Kagan cracking jokes. Here are some of the days lighter moments –

- Jonathan Karl

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