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A Democratic gubernatorial candidate in Massachusetts passed a kidney stone during a ninety-minute televised debate in the Bay State this week.

No really … this actually happened.

Steve Grossman – a former Democratic National Committee (DNC) chairman (who is currently serving as Massachusetts’ Treasurer) – passed the stone during a gubernatorial debate on gay and lesbian issues sponsored by MassEquality Education Fund.

Hmmmm … we wonder what was more enjoyable for Grossman: Passing the stone? Or sitting through a ninety-minute debate on gay and lesbian issues? Yeah. Flip a coin on that one …

Oh well. The incident did at least spawn a hilarious new Twitter account …