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George Washington And Thomas Jefferson React To Newt Gingrich On 4/20 (VIDEO)

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The Second City Network
The Second City Network

Earlier this year, Newt Gingrich insisted that our nation's founding fathers would have come down hard on marijuana, even going as far as to take violent measures against it.

But how much did George Washington and Thomas Jefferson really care about cannabis?

On the eve of unofficial pot holiday 4/20, The Second City Network has taken the liberty of showing how old George and Thomas might have reacted to Gingrich's claim -- you know, if they were alive today and had cable but still wore old-timey clothes... Or something.

Watch the sketch above.