UPDATE: Despite an NBC report to the contrary, it appears Anthony Weiner was in attendance at the mayoral forum.
NBC News: Anthony Weiner showed up late to 5pm event, spoke for about 15 minutes, did not take questions from the media, and left.
— Jesse Rodriguez (@JesseRodriguez) July 30, 2013
— Emily Ngo (@epngo) July 30, 2013
Embattled mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner cancelled his appearance at a mayoral forum Tuesday, according to NBC News.
He is still scheduled to appear in the Bronx later in the evening.
One of his sexting partners, Sydney Leathers, has gone public. On Tuesday she told Howard Stern that Weiner was "too busy jacking off" to run New York City.