While Elena Kagan was being grilled on Capitol Hill, the Supreme Court handed down its decision in the McDonald v Chicago case. Kagan being ideologically of the "Other countries have gun bans why don't we?" - Ruth Bader Ginsburg crowd. (That's pretty close to what she wrote in the McDonald dissent.)
Sorry, wrong picture. That is of Kevin James, a rotund actor. This is Kagan being sworn in before her hearing:
Republicans plan to go after Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan
Republicans like this smiling excuse of a senator, Iowa's own Charles Grassley:
I don't know about anyone else, but I'm not smiling.