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Obama Plays Himself on 'Saturday Night Live'

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Obama Plays Himself on 'Saturday Night Live'

Election 2008

Obama Plays Himself on 'Saturday Night Live'

Obama Plays Himself on 'Saturday Night Live'

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It's been a year since Democrats took control of Congress, and there's a year left until voters pick a new president.

John Harris of Politico.com sets the scene with takes on attorney general nominee Michael Mukasey, Hillary Clinton's record, Rudy Giuliani's campaign and Barack Obama's star turn on late-night TV.

On our blog, we'll post video from Obama's appearance on Saturday Night Live.