With each passing year, I miss Phil Hartman more and more. His impersonation of Bill Clinton forms more of my consciousness of the 1990s than Bill Clinton himself ever will. Hartman's death at the hands of his wife was tragic, and while the outpouring at the time was significant, I can't help but feel worse whenever I think of him and how much he had yet to do as a comedian.

His ulimate Clinton moment, at least for me, is here:

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