Just the title should tell you why. Meet Melvin Reynolds:
I heard about the bare bones of this story this morning…
— Moe Lane (@moelane) February 18, 2014
…but I didn’t know about the pornos. I knew that Reynolds had been convicted of statutory rape, got forced out of Congress, served time for the sex offenses and bank fraud, and got his sentence commuted by Bill Clinton – but I didn’t know about the pornos. And it’s the pornos that make this entire thing far too rococo for real life. This is something that you’d expect to see in a television series, for heaven’s sake.
Reality. ‘Tis treacherous, it is.