Well, it turns out that guy in Montana who body-slammed a reporter went ahead and got elected to a House seat anyway.
Everyone seems surprised, but it doesn’t seem to have occurred to anyone on the Washington mainstream media that body-slamming a reporter, particularly one so dripping with metrosexuality — Oh, you broke my glasses! — might actually have HELPED his prospects.
This, of course, is not the first time in American history a politician has needed to body-slam a reporter. Reason.com has documented several such cases.