Weinergate in the Media

N.Y. congressman has friends, foes, and those just looking for a scoop

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New York Congressman Anthony Weiner finally put to rest swirling rumors about a now infamous NSFW image that appeared on the politician’s Twitter feed on May 27. At a news conference yesterday, Weiner admitted not only to sending the salacious gray boxer briefs snapshot, but also to exchanging "messages and photos of an explicit nature with about six women over the last three years."

This is the kind of scandal that has the talking heads chomping at the bit.

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