Senator Takes a Bath at Gala

By Betsy Rothstein Comment

There are easier ways to get baptized.

Now here’s some Washington gossip we can get behind. Roll Call‘s HOH reported last night, just as the Boston bomber 7-Eleven stickup and shootings were underway, that Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Ohio) had fallen into a fountain at a gala at the National Building Museum.

See how Coburn’s spokesman handled the news. Why can’t all flaks have a sense of humor?

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