Best comedy team of the year.

The Daily Show is usually funny, often inspired, but only once in great while magical. Last night was one of those magic nights. Oddly enough, Jon Stewart and his writing staff deserve only partial credit. The real hero here is whatever genius Sen. Mitch McConnell hired to run his 2014 campaign's marketing team. That mysterious man or woman—the one who decided to pour resources into a wordless, two-and-a-half minute music video of the Senate Minority Leader smiling like a cult leader—deserves a golden statuette of Andy Kaufman. Let Stewart explain the details:

Sources: The Daily Show | Mitch McConnell