WATCH: Mitch McConnell's Right-Wing Circus [Cartoon]

| Tue Jun. 7, 2011 1:51 PM EDT

Mother Jones illustrator Zina Saunders creates editorial animations riffing on the political news and current events of the week. In this week's animation, Mitch McConnell plays ringmaster to a circus roster of freaks, frauds and ferocious phonies. As always, that's Saunders performing the voiceover. Sound effects are from freesound.org. —The Editors