Life imitates Art imitates Life imitates Art... where did we start, anyway? Department:
President Bush has named former Tennessee Sen. Fred Thompson to help shepherd his yet-to-be named Supreme Court nominee through the Senate, White House spokesman Scott McClellan said Wednesday.
Thompson, a Republican and actor on the NBC television series "Law & Order," agreed to accept the post in a telephone conversation with the president on Monday, McClellan said.
Unfortunately, since he's only on screen about one minute per episode, this is unlikely to reduce the approximately seventeen times a week that some variation of Law And Order is on TV...