The McLaughlin Group, believe it or not, was an instrumental part of my passage into political adulthood. For all its faults and easy tropes, it was an entertaining, informative, and supportive program for a young Catholic Monarchist such as myself. McLaughlin, you may or may not know, was an ordained and laicized Jesuit priest. No doubt hosting a political talk show on public television was more noble than being a Jesuit of the last fifty years. May God rest his soul.
For your viewing pleasure, above is a classic SNL skit with the great Patty-Patty-Buch-Buch. Bye-bye!