Turns out Joe Basel, the former University of Minnesota-Morris student busted by the FBI with some other right-wing activists while trying to bug U.S. Sen. Mary Ladrieu's office, is a bit of Facebook name-dropper.
Before he changed his privacy settings, Gawker got hold of a back-and-forth on the guy's Facebook page where he bragged about landing a date with one of Scott Brown's daughters. Brown, you recall, is the Republican flavor of the month after he won the Massachusetts U.S. Senate seat once held by the late Teddy Kennedy.
Here's the money shot, thanks to Gawker:
Basel's talking about Brown's younger daughter, Arianna. That's her on the right in the screenshot below.
Brown's older daughter, Ayla, was a contestant on "American Idol's fifth season:
Dates with a senator-elect's daughter. Busted by the FBI. The former University of Minnesota-Morris student gets around.