Much hullabaloo has been made on the ‘netz concerning the government’s decision to bring Kevin Costner into the oil spill equation, but these pictures of Kevin Costner actually sitting there — Mister Brooks himself!! — testifying to a House Science & Technology Committee with a “Mr. Costner” nameplate in front of him, it’s just…it’s too much.
The government literally managed to accomplish the one possible thing to make me laugh at this oil spill situation. I’m sure the mics aren’t on and no one’s actually recording anything, but that is a random celeb/nameplate combo for the ages: