There was really never any question that Nancy Pelosi would assume the position once again and be named Speaker of the House. So we’re not really sure why the theatrics are necessary, but Rep. Adam Schiff apparently felt that they were:

We can totally picture it. And we’re guessing it’s every bit as pathetic as we’re imagining it to be.

C’mon, Adam Schiff. We already knew you were a joke … do you really need to beat us over the head with it?

Yeah … still lame.