Massa’s Beck Wreck: Media Fallout

Rep. Patrick Kennedy (D-R.I.), who is retiring, railed against the media for its fascination with former fellow congressman Eric Massa, rather than focusing on issues like Afghanistan. Actually, I'm surprised there haven't been more lawmakers chiding the scandal-by-the-minute media, even if there's scant evidence that it ever helps their cause.

Meanwhile, today's Massa focus is on veterans who served with him in the Navy and said that he made uncomfortable advances on them back then. How long before this is held up as reason to not repeal Don't Ask, Don't Tell?

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