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Having solved all other crisises facing America… [swamp bowl]

The House Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade, and Consumer Protection held a hearing to dissect the Bowl Championship Series, asking whether the model needs to be tweaked, overhauled or done away with altogether.

While some lawmakers are passionate about legislation that is a little more timely, some are taking their frustrations out on the college football playoff system.

Rep. Joe Barton, R-Texas, called the Bowl Championship Series format unfair and perhaps took it one step further. "You should either change your name to BES for Bowl Exhibition System or just drop the C and call it the BS system, because it is not about determining the championship on the field."

Next up: Passing legislation that would allow professional golfers to wear shorts.

CNN Politics (Larry Lazo): BCS vs. playoff debate comes to Capitol Hill