“Veep’s” Jonah Ryan has developed into the consummate asshole you love to hate — specifically, we love to watch how much Selina Meyer and her staff hate the newly-minted Congressman. But can you remember who called him “a shaved Sasquatch,” or “goony-looking Lithuanian”? Well, shut up and prove it.
IndieWire is a big fan of “Veep,”dissecting the show’s stunning innovation week in and week out. And we’re even bigger fans of the show’s insults: The carefully-crafted vocal daggers, tossed with deadly precision, as well as the curse-ridden nuclear bombs, dropped with reckless disregard for who faces their destruction.
All season, we’ve been building up a list of the best of these verbal masterpieces, and now, in anticipation of the upcoming season finale, we’re going to honor the insults directed at “Veep’s” favorite target: Jonah “Jonad” Ryan, the unwelcome pest of the West Wing played so oh so perfectly by Timothy Simons.
Take our quiz below, and then vote in our poll for the most ruthless Jonah insult of 2016. Good luck, and don’t miss the “Veep” Season 5 finale Sunday, June 26 at 10:30pm.
“Veep” airs Sundays at 10:30pm on HBO. Season 5 is available on HBO NOW.