Republicans appear to be getting a little more giddy in the era of Trump.
Congressman Trey Gowdy, known for his no-nonsense, killer verbal and legal assaults on the opposition, appeared in an interview segment with Wolf Blitzer on CNN’s The Situation Room.
With a corridor in the U.S. Capitol as the backdrop, the background video was full of bustling activity – from lawmakers to janitorial service members.
Shortly into the segment, Rep. Sean Duffy (R-WI) walked by and casually decided to play a prank on his colleague – in the middle of a live interview!
Upon approaching, Duffy reached out his arm and gave Gowdy a whack on the ear. LOL … Watch!
Gowdy, ever the Ice Man, didn’t even flinch. That’s some Chuck Norris-level discipline right there from the gentleman from South Carolina!
Rep. Sean Duffy of Wisconsin pulled a little horseplay on his Republican colleague, Rep. Trey Gowdy, on Wednesday while the latter was appearing on CNN’s The Situation Room.
Duffy walked by during the live shot inside a corridor in the U.S. Capitol and touched the South Carolina congressman on the ear. Amazingly, Gowdy didn’t miss a beat as he replied to a question from anchor Wolf Blitzer on FBI Director James Comey‘s testimony to Congress earlier in the day.
CNN acknowledged the funny exchange …
— The Situation Room (@CNNSitRoom) May 3, 2017
Duffy confirmed on social media that he was testing Gowdy to see if the man is genuinely as steely and cold as he appears.
— Sean Duffy (@RepSeanDuffy) May 3, 2017
— Terry Jensen (@Tbark8Tj) May 4, 2017
Gotta love Gowdy, the man is always on a mission to deliver the truth. Even on a network not necessarily interested in it.
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