Al Franken is a close friend of former President Bill Clinton.
Al's last radio show on Air America Radio was aired on February 14, 2007.
Al ran for the U.S. Senate for Minnesota in 2008.
Al Franken is a distant cousin of CNN's Bob Franken.
He appeared in the music video "Ghostbusters" by Ray Parker, Jr.
He has appeared in commercials for Yahoo! and Parkay Margarine.
He has been nominated for an Emmy Award 16 times and has won 5 times.
Al won a Grammy award for Best Spoken Album, Rush Limbaugh is a Big Fat Idiot.
Al is married to Franni Bryson, they have been married since 1975. They have two children, Thomasin and Joe.