Seth Meyers Names Worst Part of Being Speaker: Pretending to Pay Attention to Whole State of the Union

U.S. House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) listens as President Barack Obama delivers the State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill January 24, 2012 in Washington, DC. The president made a populist pitch to voters for economic fairness, saying the federal government should more do to balance the benefits of a capitalist society.
This could be your future, Paul Ryan. Photo: Saul Loeb-Pool/Getty Images

Haha, just kidding, the worst part about being House Speaker is having to deal with legislators who go on TV and say that you’re just the worst every single day. The House is set to elect its new leader — probably Representative Paul Ryan — this morning, unless he realizes he’s made a terrible mistake in the next five minutes.  

Seth Meyers Names Worst Part About Being Speaker