Hillary Clinton gives ‘Golden Girls’ props

This 1985 file photo originally released by NBC shows cast members of the television series
This 1985 file photo originally released by NBC shows cast members of the television series “Golden Girls.” (NBC via AP)

“That was a very popular, long-running TV series.”

— Former secretary of state Hillary Clinton, talking about the TV show  “Golden Girls” in an interview with ABC’s Diane Sawyer set to air Monday night. Sawyer, in a preview clip, asked Clinton what she thought of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s recent jab that the Democrats’ 2016 ticket looked like a “rerun” of the sitcom, which featured a group of spunky senior citizens.

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Emily Heil is the co-author of the Reliable Source and previously helped pen the In the Loop column with Al Kamen.
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