Humor April 5, 2010 Issue Poor Eric MassaPoor Eric MassaHe's in a pickle. By Calvin Trillin March 18, 2010 fb tw mail Print msg wa sms Poor Eric Massa’s in a pickle. He said that any Tom or Rick’ll Appreciate a friendly tickle. That sounded odd, as well as fickle. A punch line now that’s sure to stick’ll Keep Eric Massa in a pickle.