Roseanne Barr on Short List of VP Candidates

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JULY 27: Comedian Roseanne Barr speaks during the History and Lifetime portion of the 2011 Summer TCA Tour at the Beverly Hilton on July 27, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images) Photo: Frederick M. Brown/2011 Getty Images

For potential Green Party presidential nominee Jill Stein. (Though she and Mitt Romney would make the ultimate odd couple.) Barr tried to win the Green Party's nomination and came in second place. Now Stein's campaign manager has confirmed that she's “on the short ­list” for the VP slot. America may finally be comfortable with the idea of a former sitcom star turned macadamia-nut farmer not winning the vice-presidency.