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#Anthony Weiner

# anthony-weiner - Monday 6 November, 2017

Former US congressman Weiner starts prison sentence for sexting 15-year-old girl
# Off To Jail
# Off To Jail

Former US congressman Weiner starts prison sentence for sexting 15-year-old girl

Nov 6th 2017, 10:26 PM 23,650 Views 44 Comments

Weiner was sentenced in September by a judge who said the crime resulted from a “very strong compulsion”.

# anthony-weiner - Monday 25 September, 2017

Former US congressman Anthony Weiner sentenced to 21 months in sexting case
# US Politics
# US Politics

Former US congressman Anthony Weiner sentenced to 21 months in sexting case

Sep 25th 2017, 3:57 PM 24,315 Views 22 Comments

Weiner, weeping as he read from a written statement on a page he held in front of him, called his crime his “rock bottom”.

# anthony-weiner - Friday 19 May, 2017

Former congressman Anthony Weiner pleads guilty to sexting 15-year-old
# Guilty
# Guilty

Former congressman Anthony Weiner pleads guilty to sexting 15-year-old

May 19th 2017, 4:50 PM 12,849 Views 0 Comments

She also accused him of asking her to undress on camera.

# anthony-weiner - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Bill de Blasio ahead in Democratic NYC mayoral poll, Christine Quinn third
# Nyc Mayor
# Nyc Mayor

Bill de Blasio ahead in Democratic NYC mayoral poll, Christine Quinn third

Sep 11th 2013, 10:30 AM 3,126 Views 6 Comments

De Blasio emerged as the surprise top choice among Democratic members with Irish-American hopeful Christine Quinn falling to a disappointing third. Anthony Weiner received just 5 per cent of the vote.

# anthony-weiner - Friday 26 July, 2013

Anthony Weiner admits to more cyber affairs, falls behind in NYC mayoral race
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# Carlos Danger

Anthony Weiner admits to more cyber affairs, falls behind in NYC mayoral race

Jul 26th 2013, 3:15 PM 7,783 Views 25 Comments

Former US Congressman Anthony Weiner, who has been attempting a political comeback after accidentally tweeting a picture of his crotch to all of his followers, has admitted that he had more affairs while in office.

# anthony-weiner - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

NY mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner admits to another sexting scandal
# Weiner
# Weiner

NY mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner admits to another sexting scandal

Jul 23rd 2013, 10:02 PM 14,300 Views 32 Comments

Weiner, who was forced to resign as a congressman after sending explicit pictures of himself to women, is now implicated in another scandal as he plots a mayoral bid.

# anthony-weiner - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

The Evening Fix...now with added dopes and stolen jokes
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix...now with added dopes and stolen jokes

Apr 10th 2013, 7:50 PM 7,018 Views 1 Comment

Things we learned, loved and shared today…

# anthony-weiner - Sunday 8 January, 2012

Poll: Is Twitter an appropriate forum for politicians?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Is Twitter an appropriate forum for politicians?

Jan 8th 2012, 12:53 PM 3,428 Views 25 Comments

In the wake of of various controversies over politicians’ tweets in the UK, we are asking should politicians leave the serious commentary out of Twitter?

# anthony-weiner - Saturday 31 December, 2011

13 fabulously cringetastic moments of the year
# Scarlet
From The Daily Edge
# Scarlet

13 fabulously cringetastic moments of the year

Dec 31st 2011, 11:00 AM 9,879 Views 2 Comments

Politicians in particular excelled at making a show of themselves – even when they are not intending to.

# anthony-weiner - Tuesday 27 December, 2011

2011: The year of resignations
# Bye Bye
# Bye Bye

2011: The year of resignations

Dec 27th 2011, 10:00 AM 1,818 Views 1 Comment

Undone by sex scandals, economic failures, uprisings and other controversies, an astonishing number of high-profile figures resigned from their various posts in the past 12 months.

# anthony-weiner - Wednesday 14 September, 2011

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Sep 14th 2011, 8:04 PM 591 Views 0 Comments

Today’s main news and other bits and pieces you may have missed…

Democrats lose 'safe' Weiner seat in New York to Republicans
# Weiner-fail
# Weiner-fail

Democrats lose 'safe' Weiner seat in New York to Republicans

Sep 14th 2011, 1:56 PM 201 Views 0 Comments

Anthony Weiner was forced to step down in June following a Twitter sex scandal. His seat had been held by Democrats since the 1920s.

# anthony-weiner - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Alec Baldwin won't be the next mayor of New York City
# Ambition
From The Daily Edge
# Ambition

Alec Baldwin won't be the next mayor of New York City

Aug 11th 2011, 3:40 PM 130 Views 0 Comments

American actor Alec Baldwin says he needs to go ‘back to school’ before trying his hand at politics.

# anthony-weiner - Tuesday 5 July, 2011

7 sex scandals that shocked the political world
# Sex Scandal
From The Daily Edge
# Sex Scandal

7 sex scandals that shocked the political world

Jul 5th 2011, 6:22 PM 6,590 Views 5 Comments

DSK may be cleared of all sexual misconduct charges in relation to a New York chambermaid – but these politicians had their career ended by sex scandals…

# anthony-weiner - Tuesday 28 June, 2011

'I'm not a crook': the top 5 US political scandals
# Scandal
# Scandal

'I'm not a crook': the top 5 US political scandals

Jun 28th 2011, 5:09 PM 2,312 Views 15 Comments

Watergate and other political scandals that have rocked the US, and the world.

# anthony-weiner - Monday 20 June, 2011

Watch: 'Obama' cut short at Republican conference
# Not Obama
From The Daily Edge
# Not Obama

Watch: 'Obama' cut short at Republican conference

Jun 20th 2011, 12:02 PM 1,004 Views 5 Comments

The impersonator Reggie Brown went down a storm at first, but was then ushered off stage. See why.

# anthony-weiner - Thursday 16 June, 2011

Disgraced US congressman Anthony Weiner says he will resign
# Weiner
# Weiner

Disgraced US congressman Anthony Weiner says he will resign

Jun 16th 2011, 3:01 PM 794 Views 7 Comments

Friends say that Anthony Weiner will resign from the US congress after revelations of lewd online exchanges with women.

# anthony-weiner - Sunday 12 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Jun 12th 2011, 7:09 PM 2,003 Views 0 Comments

In your rainy Sunday Fix: Gilmore says we can still get an interest rate cut; bad news for growth in Irish businesses; the result of our caption competition; and a bit of Eric Clapton to brighten up your evening.

US Congressman seeks help to make him a "better husband and healthier person" amid resignation calls
# Weiner
# Weiner

US Congressman seeks help to make him a "better husband and healthier person" amid resignation calls

Jun 12th 2011, 12:55 PM 322 Views 12 Comments

Anthony Weiner’s problems go from bad to worse as his party’s leadership call on him to resign.

# anthony-weiner - Saturday 11 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Jun 11th 2011, 7:34 PM 1,223 Views 3 Comments

In the Saturday news Fix: Nuns says they will participate in any Magdalene inquiry; Al Qaeda’s top man in East Africa is dead; the lowdown on The Palin Emails’; and meet Debbie, she really likes cats.

US Congressman Anthony Weiner says online contact with teenage girl not explicit
# Weiner
# Weiner

US Congressman Anthony Weiner says online contact with teenage girl not explicit

Jun 11th 2011, 4:34 PM 363 Views 3 Comments

A 17-year-old girl has been interviewed by police about her communications with Weiner, but police told the AP she did not mention any criminal activity.

# anthony-weiner - Thursday 9 June, 2011

Alec Baldwin considers running for New York mayor after 'Weinergate'
# Mayor Baldwin?
From The Daily Edge
# Mayor Baldwin?

Alec Baldwin considers running for New York mayor after 'Weinergate'

Jun 9th 2011, 11:31 AM 468 Views 3 Comments

With the controversy surrounding previous mayoral favourite Anthony Weiner and his explicit Twitter pictures, there could be an opening for the 30 Rock star.

# anthony-weiner - Tuesday 7 June, 2011

US Congressman will not resign despite admitting to sending lewd Twitter picture
# Weiner
From The Daily Edge
# Weiner

US Congressman will not resign despite admitting to sending lewd Twitter picture

Jun 7th 2011, 10:50 AM 1,052 Views 12 Comments

New York representative Anthony Weiner admitted to sending a picture of his covered genitals to a follower on Twitter as well as conducting other inappropriate affairs over social media sites.