US Sen. Jeff Bingaman's office just sent along this photo and a press release about his brief meeting with US Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor today. New Mexico's senior Senator said he was "very impressed," according to the release.

Doncha wonder, though, what they were really thinking? Put your guesses below ours, in the comments.

JB: May I have this dance?

SS: My face is up here.