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Jimmy Fallon’s Republican Tryouts (Video)

Jimmy Fallon's Republican Tryouts (Video)

The best part of all those Republican debates – really the only bright side – is that they give late-night some great fodder. Here’s Jimmy Fallon’s latest batch of commercials from some high-profile would-be presidents.

The writing is sharper than the impressions at this point; his Rick Perry is the best, probably because he can just channel an old George Bush. And you can understand why he got a surrogate to do Herman Cain. Maybe Fallon needs to play Cain’s paler evil twin.

Here are some telling ads from a flip-flopping Mitt Romney, desperate Rick Perry and a strangely five-o’-clock-shadowed Michele Bachmann.

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