Tag: Anthony Weiner

Anthony Weiner Sentenced To 21 Months In Prison For Sexting Teen

Former Democratic Rep. Anthony Weiner has been sentenced to 21 months in federal prison after pleading guilty to a sexting scandal involving a 15-year-old girl. “I have a sickness, but I do not have an excuse,” he told the court in tears this spring. Weiner, 53, is in the process of getting divorced from top…

Anthony Weiner to Plead Guilty to End Sexting Scandal

Anthony Weiner is set to plead guilty in federal court Friday to one charge of transferring obscene material to a minor, The New York Times reported. Weiner reportedly surrendered to authorities in New York early Friday morning and could possibly be registered as a sex offender as a result of the plea deal. The charge…

Comey Exaggerated Claim About Abedin Forwarding Clinton Emails

FBI Director James Comey misstated the facts in his testimony on Huma Abedin’s role in the Hillary Clinton email scandal, and FBI officials are trying to figure out how to correct the record, ProPublica reported Monday. Citing two anonymous sources familiar with the matter, ProPublica reported that FBI officials have acknowledged that Comey exaggerated his…

Clinton-Related Emails Were Discovered While Investigating Anthony Weiner

The newly discovered emails that thrust Hillary Clinton‘s private email server back into the national forefront were discovered during the investigation of former Democratic congressman Anthony Weiner‘s sexting. “Federal law enforcement officials said Friday that the new emails uncovered in the closed investigation into Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server were discovered after…

Trump: Anthony Weiner Endangered National Security

Within just 30 minutes of Huma Abedin announcing her separation from Anthony Weiner on Monday, Donald Trump felt the need to weigh in. The Republican presidential nominee and long-time Weiner hater told The New York Times: “Huma is making a very wise decision. I know Anthony Weiner well, and she will be far better off…

Huma Abedin Announces She’s Leaving Anthony Weiner

Huma Abedin announced Monday morning that she is separating from her husband, Anthony Weiner, after it was revealed he sent sexually explicit messages to a woman last year. “After long and painful consideration and work on my marriage, I have made the decision to separate from my husband,” Abedin, a close aide to Democratic presidential…

Anthony Weiner Quits Twitter After New Sexts

Anthony Weiner deleted his Twitter account Monday morning following the revelation of new sexually explicit messages he traded with a woman other than his wife. The New York Post reported Sunday night that Weiner, married to Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin, sent a picture and messages to a woman on July 31, 2015. One of…

Donald Trump: Anthony Weiner Is A Perv [VIDEO]

Donald Trump on Saturday stood by his charge that disgraced former Rep. Anthony Weiner is a “perv,” adding that he “obviously is psychologically disturbed” and alleging that his wife, Huma Abedin, a top adviser to Hillary Clinton, is passing sensitive information to him. “I think it’s a very fair statement that I made and a…

Anthony Weiner to Host Radio Show

Just in case you thought you’d heard the last of former New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner, sources tell the New York Daily News that Weiner is currently in talks for his own radio show. Weiner would have an afternoon drive-time show focusing on local politics on either WOR or WABC radio. Nothing has…

New hope for narcissists: Canadian study suggests there may be a cure for self-centred grandiosity after all

The over-sexed belligerence of Anthony Weiner, whose candidacy for mayor of New York failed this week, illustrates the classical view of narcissism as a complex personality trait involving lack of empathy, self-centred grandiosity and arrogance. From the horrific self-absorption of Karla Homolka and the evil Queen in Snow White, to the homicidal flamboyance of Muammar…

Weiner Dodges Sexting Partner, Flips The Bird As He Rides Off – Sydney Leathers crashes concession party

The now-immortalized final moment of Anthony Weiner’s failed New York mayoral campaign was the candidate’s middle finger directed at a reporter curbside as his car drove away Tuesday night. CNN affiliate NY-1 captured Weiner flipping the bird on video as the candidate departed his primary election night party after delivering his concession speech, punctuating the…

(VIDEO) Whats Wrong With You? Lawrence O’Donnell And Anthony Weiner Chillax Buddy Interview

While Anthony Weiner’s campaign for the Democratic nomination in the New York City mayoral race has been colorful throughout, his interview with MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell on the eve of the election will certainly become one of the trail’s biggest highlights. O’Donnell opened the interview with “one basic question.” “What is wrong with you?” he asked…

Poll: Majority Of NYC Democrats Say Weiner Should Call It Quits

A majority of New York City Democrats likely to vote in September’s mayoral primary say Anthony Weiner should end his bid for the Democratic nomination, according to a new poll. The Quinnipiac University survey, conducted entirely after Weiner admitted in a news conference last week to lewd chats a year after such sexting forced him…

Anthony Weiner Drops From First After Revelations: Poll

The latest revelation that Anthony Weiner continued to engage in sexually explicit conversations on the Internet following his 2011 resignation from Congress has dramatically hurt his standing in the race for New York City mayor, sending his unfavorability rating to an all-time high, a new poll from The Wall Street Journal-NBC 4 New York-Marist showed.…

VIDEO – Women take note! When you’ve idealized The Weiner, you can be manipulated by The Weiner! – Meet Sydney Elaine The Woman In Sexting Scandal

The woman at the center of the Anthony Weiner scandal is a 23-year-old Indiana native who is passionate about politics, and was a strong supporter of the New York politician even after he resigned from Congress amid similar circumstances two years ago, a friend said. Sydney Elaine Leathers actively posts about politics and her Democratic…

Anthony Weiner ‘Cubicle Guy’ A Viral Hit

While Anthony Weiner answered questions about his more recent sexting scandals, it was the older gentleman peeking from a cubicle behind him who stole the show. He soon started a series of questions and jokes about “cubicle guy,” later identified as possibly being WOR NYC reporter Jeff McKinney. [source]

Weiner Announces Candidacy For Mayor In Video

Anthony D. Weiner, once a rising star of New York politics whose career cratered over revelations of his sexually explicit life online, announced an improbable bid on Wednesday for the job he has long coveted: mayor. After a rocky re-emergence into public life over the past few weeks, marked by circuslike scenes of tabloid photographers…

Anthony Weiner Hires Campaign Manager

Anthony Weiner’s new campaign manager for his nascent mayoral bid is a recent Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee adviser who spent four months working on a failed Staten Island congressional race last year, two sources familiar with the hire told POLITICO. Danny Kedem, who worked on Mark Murphy’s congressional run in New York’s 11th District last…