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Talking to Your Kids About Anthony Weiner's Penis

Lea Grover | Posted 10.01.2013 | Parents
Lea Grover

So here we are, about two decades into the Internet as we know it. And that means that you'd think we'd have gotten a little smarter about it. Oh, how wrong you'd be.

Weiner Rivals Adjust To Campaign 'Debacle'

AP | JONATHAN LEMIRE | Posted 09.30.2013 | Politics

NEW YORK — Mayoral hopeful Christine Quinn suddenly finds herself in demand on national political television talk shows, and they all want to as...

Anthony Weiner's Campaign Has Crossed The Final Line

Nita Chaudhary | Posted 09.30.2013 | Women
Nita Chaudhary

We will never have equal numbers of women in Congress, we will never have equal numbers of female CEO's, and we will never have equal numbers of women leading campaigns if we keep allowing men like Mr. Weiner to make our work places unfriendly for women.

LOOK: Weiner Aide Laughs Off Profanity-Laced Rant

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 08.01.2013 | Politics

Anthony Weiner's communications director Barbara Morgan laughed off her profanity-laced rant against a former intern with a tweet on Wednesday: No...

Jason Linkins

News Organizations Struggle With The Word 'Slutbag' | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.06.2013 | Politics

Last night, the exemplar of politesse that is the Anthony Weiner mayoral campaign took a turn that we should have perhaps expected, when his communica...

Electile Dysfunction

Shan Wells | Posted 09.30.2013 | Denver
Shan Wells


Jason Linkins

Weiner Communications Director Fires Back At 'Slutbag' Campaign Intern, Shoots Self In Foot | Jason Linkins | Posted 07.31.2013 | Politics

Earlier Tuesday, we brought you word of Olivia Nuzzi, a former intern to New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner who had begun dishing inside-t...

Top Weiner Aide Unleashes Outrageous Attack On 'Slutbag' Former Intern

Posted 07.31.2013 | Politics

A top aide to New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner had harsh words for a former intern on Tuesday, calling the woman who wrote about her exp...

Key Weiner Aide Trashes 'Slutbag' Former Campaign Intern

Talking Points Memo | Posted 07.30.2013 | Politics

Tuesday was an angry day in Weinerland....

Weiner: 'Quit Isn't The Way We Roll In New York City'

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 07.31.2013 | Politics

New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner, who has faced a severe drop in the polls after admitting to sending inappropriate messages and photos ...

Christopher Mathias

Weiner Answers Criticism From Clintons | Christopher Mathias | Posted 07.30.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Anthony Weiner said he has no hard feelings against Bill and Hillary Clinton, who this week told the press, via surrogates, that they're n...

Jason Linkins

Former Weiner Intern: Staffers Joined Campaign To Meet Huma Abedin, Angle For Hillary 2016 Jobs | Jason Linkins | Posted 07.30.2013 | Politics

Olivia Nuzzi -- a one-time intern for Anthony Weiner's quixotic mayoral campaign who has rather seamlessly transformed into a regular purveyor of fly-...

UPDATE: Anthony Weiner Dodges Sexting Question

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 07.31.2013 | New York

UPDATE: July 31 The Daily News on Wednesday published a "clarification" to yesterday's article, citing an error in its transcription of Anthony Weine...

Eliot Spitzer: I Would Have Fired Anthony Weiner For His 'Improper' Behavior

The Huffington Post | Katherine Burkhart | Posted 07.30.2013 | Politics

Former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer (D), who resigned from office due to a sex scandal, came down hard on former Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) on Monday...

Weiner Won't Pull Out

AP | JONATHAN LEMIRE | Posted 09.28.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — New York City mayoral hopeful Anthony Weiner plunged to fourth place among Democrats in the first poll taken since he admitted to hav...

Are Political Sex Scandals Passé? The Weiner Test Case

Robert Weiss | Posted 09.27.2013 | Politics
Robert Weiss

Sanford is back in office, Clinton is a respected elder statesman, and both Weiner and Spitzer have pulled a Stella and gotten their New York groove back. Has the "permanently ruinous political sex scandal" gone the way of the dodo bird?

Sabrina Siddiqui

GOP Rep Questions Anthony Weiner's Mental Health | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 07.28.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) didn't just have harsh words to say on Sunday about Anthony Weiner's latest sex scandal -- he offered up a medi...

Weiner: 'I'm Going To Be A Successful Mayor' Because Of Scandal

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 07.28.2013 | New York

Anthony Weiner said that recent sexting scandals will only help him in his attempt to be mayor of New York City. "I'm going to be a successful may...

Could Weiner Still Win?

AP | JONATHAN LEMIRE | Posted 09.26.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Anthony Weiner's improbable recovery from political punch line to leading New York City mayoral contender has been imperiled by revel...

Impulses Gone Wild: The Weiner Brand Is Bad for New York

Adam Hanft | Posted 09.25.2013 | Politics
Adam Hanft

Anthony Weiner's lack of discipline is a striking and risky metaphor for the undisciplined, licentious, out-of-control New York City that persisted in the public consciousness through its near-bankruptcy, and the crime-drenched, dysfunctional decades of the '60s and '70s.

Listening to Weiner: 7 Ways to Sound Pretty Much Exactly Like a Total Liar

Lauren Cahn | Posted 09.25.2013 | New York
Lauren Cahn

Although he read from a prepared statement, he managed to sound guarded, defensive, and at times, borderline indignant. Instead of coming off as transparent, Weiner came off sounding like a transparent liar.

Weiner: I Talked To '6-10' Women

Posted 07.25.2013 | New York

Anthony Weiner admitted Thursday to having more sexually charged online conversations. Jonathan Lemire of the Associated Press reports that when aske...

'Has This Man Never Heard Of Snapchat?!'

Posted 09.24.2013 | Comedy

Anthony Weiner and his notorious penis are the gifts (packages?) that keep on giving, and Stephen Colbert totally dismantled the scandal on Wednesday'...

Jenny Sanford: 'My Heart Goes Out To' Huma Abedin

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 07.25.2013 | Politics

Jenny Sanford, the former wife of Rep. Mark Sanford (R-S.C.), offered words of sympathy to Huma Abedin, whose husband Anthony Weiner admitted Tuesday ...

No, Mr. Weiner, NYers Quit Things All The Time

The Huffington Post | Victor Brand | Posted 07.25.2013 | New York

New York City Democratic mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner recently announced that he would not be dropping out of the race, despite the revelation on ...