No, a Marx brothers reference suggests the comedy is sophisticated slapstick. Three Stooges seem more apt.
Larry, Moe and Curly Joe were on parade at Political Animals yesterday.
Today, Shemp emerges (though Mark Martin actually bears some physical resemblance) in the person of rising state Rep. David Sanders, Arkansas's Tony Blankley, who, out of all the issues in all the world (not to mention the best thing a legislator can possibly do — nothing) has pre-filed the first total time-waster of the session. He'd change the state's nickname from the Natural State back to the Land of Opportunity.
My favorite used to be: "Arkansas: Not as bad as you think"