Is there something in the genetic code of all politicians that stops them from turning down any chance to appear on camera, no matter how remote the possibility that they will come out looking good?

Watch this clip from last night’s Daily Show, in which Aasif Mandvi interviews San Francisco Supervisor Eric Mar and Mayor Gavin Newsom about the recent ban on Happy Meal toys, then decide.

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Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks writes mostly on film for KQED Arts. He is also an online editor and writer for KQED's daily news blog, News Fix. Jon is a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S.

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