WASHINGTON D.C. — Senator John McCain (R-Ariz.) was photographed playing a poker game on his phone today during a hearing on Syria.
No apologies have been made. Just a tweet stating that the worst thing in this whole scenario was losing online betting while in talks about the U.S. going to war.
Scandal! Caught playing iPhone game at 3+ hour Senate hearing – worst of all I lost!—
John McCain (@SenJohnMcCain) September 03, 2013
The response on social media was rapid, and not quite as forgiving.