Tareq and Michaele Salahi testifying before Congress last year. ol Hill in Washington, January 20, 2010. REUTERS/Larry Downing (Joshua Roberts/Reuters)

At an Capitol Hill reception celebrating positive role models in showbiz.

With Lindsay Lohan’s dad as his wingman.

Michael Lohan in 2007. (Richard Drew/AP)

The two kept a relatively low profile at the gathering. It was only later that they spoke to a conveniently available TMZ cameraman, explaining that Lohan was in town to comfort Tareq about his breakup with Michaele. . . and subsequently that he is filing for divorce.

We’ll bring you more as we deem it relevant.