House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Rep. Steve Israel, the chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, have called for an investigation into Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) over the series of sexually explicit conversations and lewd photos he exchanged with a half-dozen women during the last several years.

Don’t buy it. Calling for a congressional investigation is a tactic to bury the story and exonerate, not roast, er, get to the bottom of, Weiner’s behavior. Here.