John McCain Puts on His Poker Face for Hearing on Potential Syria Attack

This tweet will go down in history under the “great moments in congressional hearings about possible military action” category:

To war!

Maverick was photographed playing poker on his iPhone during a Senate hearing on Syria featuring the testimony of Sec. of State Kerry, Defense Secretary Hagel and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Dempsey. McCain obviously already knows everything there is to know, so why not get in a little gaming?

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