If you thought the Michael-Avenatti-is-facing-federal-charges-and-could-go-to-prison story wasn’t crazy enough, wait’ll you see who’s reportedly been charged as a co-conspirator:

Oh dear.

Got better is right. Because, you see, Mark Geragos isn’t just a celebrity attorney …

Geragos is also โ€” wait for it โ€” a CNN legal analyst.

No wonder Brian Stelter’s trying to pretend the Michael Avenatti news cycle isn’t a thing.

Ha! Maybe just to be safe.

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Update:

Well, that was fast:

Too bad CNN’s credibility is already shot.

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Update:

Guess Colin Kaepernick will have to re-evaluate some stuff, too:

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Update:

ABC News has confirmed that Geragos is the alleged co-conspirator:

You know, for a Monday, it’s actually been pretty darn great.