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The Congressman Would Like You to See His Penis Now

Mark Morford | Posted 08.16.2011 | Comedy
Mark Morford

Nevertheless, the overwhelming refrain I hear most can be summed up in a single pair of words: Who cares? Who isn't a bit of a (hopefully healthy, consensual, tactful) pervert in this day and age?

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. ...

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 ...

House Democrats To Meet About Weiner Scandal

AP | ANDREW MIGA | Posted 08.15.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — House Democratic leaders are planning to meet Thursday to consider the next step in handling the scandal embroiling Rep. Anthony We...

How Weiner's Package Became a National Obsession

Stefanie Iris Weiss | Posted 08.13.2011 | Healthy Living
Stefanie Iris Weiss

Our culture is at once the most sexually repressed and hyper-sexualized on earth. This entrenched Puritan ethos is so prevalent that most of us are running 18th-century software in our brains when it comes to sexual mores.

Weiner's Hubris Means There Is One Fewer Democrat to Fight Bad GOP Policies

Mitchell Bard | Posted 08.12.2011 | Politics
Mitchell Bard

To me, in the wake of Weiner's foolishness, the big question is: How will the Democrats proceed without one of their most steadfast and articulate spokesmen in Washington?

Anthony Weiner vs. Steve Jobs: Who Won On Twitter?

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 08.09.2011 | Technology

Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference is one of the biggest days of the year for the tech industry. But this year, Steve Jobs and his iCloud were ove...

Sam Stein

Darrell Issa Unaware Group Sought His Help Exposing Weiner Tweets, Office Says | Sam Stein | Posted 08.08.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The office of House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) acknowledged on Wednesday that days before Rep. Anthony Weiner'...

Weiner Only Latest New York Lawmaker Caught In Sex Scandal

Posted 08.08.2011 | Politics

(AP) NEW YORK -- His political career in jeopardy, Rep. Anthony Weiner has been making calls to colleagues to apologize for sending raunchy texts and ...

Harry Reid Weighs In On Weiner Photo Scandal

AP | By ANDREW MIGA | Posted 08.07.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid says he cannot defend embattled New York Rep. Anthony Weiner, who has admitted to sexually charged o...

Voters Signal Whether Weiner Can Survive Photo Scandal

AP | By KAREN ZRAICK | Posted 08.07.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK -- Really, incredibly, stunningly stupid. Voters in Rep. Anthony Weiner's home district in Brooklyn and Queens shook their heads in disbelie...

Weiner Receives Cool Reception From Closest Allies

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 08.07.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Fellow Democrats pointedly refused to defend Rep. Anthony Weiner on Tuesday, telegraphing an unmistakable eagerness for him to resi...

The Funniest Weiner Twitter Reactions

Posted 08.06.2011 | Comedy

Now that Rep. Anthony Weiner has let it all hang out/faced the hard truth/gotten a load of his chest (OK, we'll stop there), every comedian on Twitter...

Weiner Sees Media Strategy Backfire

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.04.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK — "Weiner Exposed." "Weiner's Pickle." "Battle of the Bulge." Those were some of the tabloid headlines lampooning Rep. Anthony Weiner as...

Saki Knafo

In Weinergate's Wake, Hackers Weigh In On Twitter's Vulnerability To Hacking | Saki Knafo | Posted 08.02.2011 | Technology

After a lewd photo was sent from Representative Anthony Weiner's Twitter account on Friday, Weiner tweeted that his account had been "#Hacked." On...

Jason Linkins

Anthony Weiner's Most Awkward Interview Moments | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.02.2011 | Media

Yesterday, after discovering that his "Plan A" of "yelling at the media, forever" wasn't going to work, a more humble and forthcoming Representative A...

WATCH: Anthony Weiner Apologizes For Being 'A Little Stiff'

Posted 08.01.2011 | Politics

Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) sought to do damage control on Wednesday in the wake of an inappropriate picture being sent from his Twitter account. ...

Anthony Weiner Hires Lawyer In Wake Of Lewd Photo Sent On Twitter

AP | ANDREW MIGA | Posted 07.31.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — New York Congressman Anthony Weiner testily fended off questions Tuesday about the lewd photo sent from his Twitter account and has...