Given how irritated we and lots of others are over NBC News’ hit job on Mitch McConnell over his slave-owning ancestors, we couldn’t help but wonder how McConnell himself felt about all this.

Thankfully, we didn’t have to wonder for long:

Watch:

Talk about a fatality. They don’t call him the Grim Reaper for nothing.

Editor’s note: This post has been updated with additional text and a tweet, and the headline has been amended to reflect the addition of video.