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Weiner Scandal

Leadership, Ego, Delusion -- and Trust: L'affaire Weiner

John Tarnoff | Posted 09.28.2013 | Politics
John Tarnoff

An elected official, or any leader, whether of families, small teams or large organizations, has signed up for more than just being an effective manager. We have to believe in them based on our experience of them, not on what they say to us.

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?

How the Weiner, Schwarzenegger and Edwards Scandals Helped Me Help a Client

Marilyn Wedge, Ph.D. | Posted 08.29.2011 | Healthy Living
Marilyn Wedge, Ph.D.

My client had started going to meditation classes and liked them, but he was still feeling terribly depressed. Then, as suddenly as it was unexpected, he confessed to me that he had had several affairs during the course of his marriage.

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?

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...

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. ...

WATCH: Kimmel Reveals Surprise From Weiner's Wife

Posted 08.16.2011 | Comedy

Jimmy Kimmel is having a big week for unearthing 100% real, totally legitimate footage of political events. On Tuesday, he broke the story about the G...

WATCH: Former Porn Actress Says Weiner Asked Her 'To Lie'

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.15.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK - A former porn actress who exchanged emails and messages over Twitter with Rep. Anthony Weiner said Wednesday that he asked her to lie about...

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?

Should a Sexual Scandal Sink a Political Career?

Mario Almonte | Posted 08.09.2011 | Politics
Mario Almonte

The Anthony Weiner sex scandal reveals why American politics is riddled with mediocrity. We live in a society so obsessed with uncovering the secret l...

What Is It With New York Politicians And Sex Scandals?

AP | ANDREW MIGA | Posted 08.08.2011 | New York

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Anthony Weiner's office says in a statement that he sent explicit photos of himself. A spokeswoman made the statement Wednesday as ...

Jon Stewart: Anthony Weiner Scandal 'Officially' Sad

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 08.07.2011 | Comedy

It's been really interesting to observe Jon Stewart on these past few episodes of "The Daily Show" since the Anthony Weiner scandal broke. Stewart's b...