Bill Maher: George Zimmerman Is The GOP's Mystery Speaker

When comedian Jay Leno asked who the much-speculated mystery speaker at the Republican National Convention would be, Bill Maher didn’t miss a beat before responding “George Zimmerman.”

The answer, reported Thursday by Newsbusters, caused some nervous laughter in the crowd but “absolutely no applause.”

Leno chuckled along for a bit before proposing Clint Eastwood for the job.

Watch the entire awkward exchange:

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