And, in today’s episode of “America’s Cringeworthiest Hearings” …

It started when Sen. Patrick Leahy asked DHS Sec. Kirstjen Nielsen about Donald Trump’s reported “shithole countries” remark:

Leahy must not have anything more pressing going on.

Well, yes. That goes without saying. Unfortunately, Nielsen didn’t really go the best route to shut him down:

Oof.

Also:

Oh man.

Just swimmingly.

Let’s call it a draw.