The freshman Democrat got a little attention from celebrity gossip website TMZ after it obtained a creepshot pic of the Democrat hanging at the beach with what appears to be a thong-wearing girlfriend.
For a website that sometimes exposes the shocking, it's tough to see the surprise here. Garcia is single. Thongs are pretty common on Miami Beach, etc.
"Congressman Joe Garcia from Florida, out on the beach, with his chick who is wearing a thong bikini as they're walking down," says one TMZer in the video linked here. "He is shirtless, got his floppy hat on, walkin' down the beach."
Scandal! A shirtless guy with a hat on a beach with his thong-wearing girlfriend!
Oh well. It was a slow news week. TMZ blogs, we blog about it. And then we move on....