'Catfish' Season 2 premiere recap: Was this the most messed up story yet?

During its first season, MTV's "Catfish" seemingly did all it could to scare us away from Internet dating. Key word: seemingly. With the premiere of Season 2 on Tuesday (June 25), it's safe to say that the first season was mere child's play.In the season opener, we're reunited with hosts and identity sleuths Nev Schulman and Max Joseph as they help out Cassie, a sweet girl who needs some assistance in meeting her fiance Steven. (Yes, you read that right. Her fiance.)Cassie tells the guys she met Steven in 2010 after her dad died. She'd begun drinking heavily and engaging in promiscuous behavior, when suddenly Steven requested to be her friend of Facebook. She initially ignored the request because his profile said he was an aspiring rapper and, as an employee at one of Miami's larger radio stations, she was used to music industry hopefuls reaching out to her online. He continued to pursue her,...



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