Since there’s not really any urgent political business to attend to at the present moment, Senators Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell
have invited the entirety of the U.S. Senate and their spouses to a screening of Lincoln on Dec. 19. (Presumably they’ve also sent notifications to members of the House of Representatives
to let them know that, even though they may have heard about the event, they’re definitely not invited.) The screening will be followed by a Q&A session with Steven Spielberg
, Daniel Day-Lewis
, Tony Kushner
, Kathleen Kennedy
, and Doris Kearns Goodwin
, whom the senators ...