His progressive bonafides are impeccable, he's freakishly comfortable on camera, he runs clean campaigns, makes right-wing heads explode...he's perfect.

Listen, everyone knows Hillary is going to run. Maybe Martin O'Malley (ugh) and Liz Warren (keep her in the senate to do good work) and Andrew Cuomo (triple ugh). But why isn't Al Franken's name being bandied about?

I'd be all the fuck for it. Franken 2016.