Massa Story Gets Worse

Weeks after Eric Massa turned himself into a punchline with stories of “fracking” and “tickle parties,” the Washington Post has the sad, sordid story of the former congressman’s alleged advances–from his 2008 campaign, to his out of control office, to the event that supposedly triggered the ethics complaint, when Massa was caught trying to solicit sex from a bartender while attending the funeral of a 19-year old Marine from his district. According to the chief of staff who notified the ethics committee, Mr. Massa said he wanted to meet the bartender to give him a law school recommendation.