Journalists, pundits and politicians lauded the 27-year-old hockey player's performance.
Russia's president is cheering on his hockey team in Sochi.
A top House Democrat doled out a stinging Valentine on Friday, taking aim at Republicans who have refused to back a federal jobless benefits renewal.
In a Twitter post, Rep. Sandy Levin (D-Mich.) wrote “a heart for the heartless” with a photo of a candy heart with "#RenewUI" on it.
Several people reacted to Franken’s CNN appearance by noting it was a rare occurrence.
He blasted Bill de Blasio for keeping schools open during a snowstorm.