By Christina Wilkie - 12/02/10 12:25 AM EST
Speaking to more than 100 students at American University earlier this week, the incoming House majority whip explained what he’d do as a hypothetical monarch with three wishes. And while the first two wishes were a little wonky, the third was definitely um, ambitious.
His third wish “would be to make me king for the year, I guess.”
McCarthy has been blessed with some luck, winning $5,000 in a lottery in 1985.