This Is the Best C-SPAN Call of All-Time


The brothers Woodhouse sit staunchly on opposite ends of the political spectrum. They regularly take to C-SPAN to publicly squabble over their ideological differences. Their mother, Joy Woodhouse, has finally had enough:

“Oh god it’s mom,” a slightly panicked Dallas Woodhouse mumbles upon realizing the next caller is their mother.

Watch below as Mrs. Woodhouse awesomely takes down her sons’ political bickering:

(h/t Washington Post)

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