Aaron Schock's Hawaiian Glamour Shot Gets a Rebuke


By Neal Broverman

The Republican congressman, who CBS journalist Itay Hod says is gay, was targeted by MSNBC host Mika Brzezinski for an Instagram shot.

Illinois congressman Aaron Schock is as big a fan of Hawaii as we are, at least according to his controversial Instagram profile. A recent photo shows him riding a surfboard shirtless, while he sports a golden tan and perfect abs.

Appearing on MSNBC's Morning Joe yesterday, Schock took some ribbing from host Mika Brzezinski, who claimed the shot made the congressman appear "needy."

"Other people have to post host pictures of you, not you, okay?" Brzezinksi said. "Take advice from Mika."

Schock said he'd keep that in mind. The congressman is an easy target for many, considering the gay rumors and the antigay voting record. Read more here.