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Anthony Weiner Resigns

Advice For Anthony Weiner

The Huffington Post | Jessica Kane | Posted 08.12.2013 | Celebrity

Oh, Anthony Weiner. We're still shaking our heads at his sexting scandals, but on the bright side, we've come up with a list of new professions he cou...

Anthony Weiner Admits He Is Not Yet Over Scandal

The Huffington Post | Patrick Svitek | Posted 06.30.2012 | Politics

Former Congressman Anthony Weiner admitted Friday that he is still grappling with the consequences of the sex scandal that led to his exit from Congre...

Elise Foley

Anthony Weiner Submits Official Resignation Letter | Elise Foley | Posted 08.20.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Anthony Weiner submitted his official resignation letter on Monday to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, New York Secretary of State Cesar...

The Fight Over Anthony Weiner's Seat

AP | By DAVID B. CARUSO | Posted 08.17.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK -- With U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner's humiliating exit from office, New York is likely to hold a special election sometime in the next few month...

Anthony Weiner Offered Role On Major TV Show, Porn Job

Posted 08.17.2011 | Entertainment

Washington, DC always embraces a good sex scandal, but the end result is generally a ticket out of town. Hollywood, on the other hand, is often much k...

The Final Straw For Weiner's Democratic Colleagues

Posted 08.17.2011 | Politics

After weathering the storm of controversy for days, Anthony Weiner announced his resignation from Congress on Thursday. What led to his decision? I...

Meet Anthony Weiner's Heckler, Benjy Bronk

The Huffington Post | Jonah Green | Posted 08.17.2011 | New York

The bizarre scandal surrounding Anthony Weiner came to a fitting end Thursday, as the ex-Congressman resigned to jeers and mockery over leaked lewd ph...

Traci Nobles On Anthony Weiner: 'It Was More Than Just Sexual'

Posted 08.17.2011 | Politics

Traci Nobles appeared Friday on NBC's "Today" show to discuss her online relationship with Anthony Weiner. The 35-year-old cheerleading coach from Geo...


The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.17.2011 | Media

Rachel Maddow went on a tear Thursday, condemning Democrats for forcing Anthony Weiner to resign and warning them that they have damaged themselves "p...

Weiners and Losers

Steven Weber | Posted 08.17.2011 | Media
Steven Weber

What is it about our culture lately that just loves tearing a human being to shreds? Whatever one may think of the lurid spectacle that is The Wide World of Weiner, the glee demonstrated by the media is the truly disturbing element here.

Obama: Anthony Weiner Will 'Bounce Back'

Posted 08.16.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama told ABC News' Robin Roberts that Anthony Weiner will be able to “bounce back” from the sexting scandal that led him to ann...

Leopold Bloom Resigns After Erotic Letters Leak

Jonah Green | Posted 08.16.2011 | Books
Jonah Green

Weeks after it was revealed that Leopold Bloom had carried on erotic penpal exchanges with a woman named Martha Clifford, Mr. Bloom has decided to step down from his post at his advertising firm.

What Will Anthony Weiner Do Next?

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.16.2011 | Comedy

It seems Rep. Anthony Weiner is finally stepping down in light of his recent scandal. But he has to do something next. What will his next move b...

Anthony Weiner Heckled At Press Conference

Posted 08.16.2011 | Politics

In announcing that he will resign from Congress on Thursday, Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) was heckled as he addressed the media at a press conference ...

R.I.P. Weiner Jokes, 2011-2011

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 08.16.2011 | Comedy

A nation mourns as "Weiner" jokes died today, Thurs. June 16, at 2:22 p.m. Congressman Anthony Weiner's resignation from office also marks the end of ...

Michael McAuliff

Anthony Weiner Resigns At Press Conference | Michael McAuliff | Posted 08.16.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON –- Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) finally bowed to the immense political pressure he has faced since he tweeted a lewd photo of himself, an...

Which Cable News Network Will Weiner Sign With?

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.16.2011 | Media

Now that Anthony Weiner has resigned from Congress, the inevitable next question arises: what cable news network will he sign with? No, it's not ce...

In Defense of Anthony Weiner

Joel Shatzky | Posted 08.16.2011 | New York
Joel Shatzky

The news that Weiner has decided to resign due to what I would regard as a prank makes me realize that we are living in an era in which sensationalism is being used as a substitute for serious political discourse.

WATCH LIVE: Anthony Weiner Holds Press Conference

Posted 08.16.2011 | Politics

News broke on Thursday morning that Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) told his friends he is prepared to resign from Congress. In recent weeks, the emb...

Anthony Weiner's Women

Posted 08.16.2011 | Politics

Embattled Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) is resigning, sources confirmed to The Huffington Post on Thursday morning, as calls from Democrats for him to ...

Weiner Scandal: Timeline Of Key Developments In The Twitter, Photo Controversy

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 02.23.2012 | Politics

Below, a timeline of events and developments in the online scandal and fallout involving Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) that unfolded in recent weeks. ...

CNN Reporter Breaks Weiner News As She Hits Ninth Month Of Pregancy

Posted 08.16.2011 | Media

CNN's Dana Bash went all out to get the breaking news of Anthony Weiner's resignation on the air Thursday morning. How all out? Well, Bash was hustlin...

CHART: Why Anthony Weiner Is Really Resigning

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 07.23.2013 | Comedy

A source close to Anthony Weiner has confirmed that the congressman will finally step down from serving his constituents. Of course, the question on e...

Michael McAuliff

Anthony Weiner Resigning | Michael McAuliff | Posted 08.16.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON – Embattled Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) will resign, sources confirmed to The Huffington Post, making him the first Congressman whose ca...

House Democratic Leaders To Huddle On Weiner Scandal

AP | KAREN ZRAICK and ANDREW MIGA | Posted 08.16.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK — Defiant and combative no longer, New York Rep. Anthony Weiner soberly announced his resignation from Congress on Thursday, bowing to ...