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Posted at 06:53 PM ET, 03/24/2014

Business Insider signs Anthony Weiner as columnist. Hmm.

The written-word Weiner -- would you hire him?

By Erik Wemple  |  06:53 PM ET, 03/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anthony Weiner, Business Insider, columnist, New York Daily News

Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 09/10/2013

Lawrence O’Donnell casts Anthony Weiner as sympathetic guy

Does Lawrence O’Donnell not understand what a politician is?

By Erik Wemple  |  10:04 AM ET, 09/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anthony Weiner, Lawrence O'Donnell, MSNBC, New York City

Posted at 10:09 AM ET, 08/09/2013

Anthony Weiner ridicules reporter (full, annotated transcript)

Anthony Weiner is fighting for New York City. Just don't tell him that.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:09 AM ET, 08/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anthony Weiner, ITV, New York City

Posted at 06:13 PM ET, 07/31/2013

Fox News's James Rosen: Did the Justice Department really need to call him a 'co-conspirator'? (cont'd)

New court documents offer insight into what the Justice Department was seeking.

By Erik Wemple  |  06:13 PM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anthony Weiner, Eric Holder, Fox News, James Rosen, Justice Department, Martin Bashir, MSNBC

Posted at 05:08 PM ET, 07/31/2013

MSNBC's Bashir: 'All I ever hear about is Anthony Weiner's penis'

Well, then focus on something else, Mr. Bashir!

By Erik Wemple  |  05:08 PM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anthony Weiner, Martin Bashir, MSNBC

Posted at 05:30 PM ET, 07/29/2013

New York Times Magazine writer 'assumed' Weiner's naughtiness had stopped

Reporter didn't push the congressman for a timeline on his scandalous behavior.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:30 PM ET, 07/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anthony Weiner, Huma Abedin, New York Times magazine

Posted at 11:39 AM ET, 07/29/2013

Geraldo, Marion Barry battle over cocaine facts

The Fox News host gets stuck in the past, thanks to a bit of a fact-check from the D.C. Council member.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:39 AM ET, 07/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anthony Weiner, Fox News, Geraldo Rivera, Marion Barry

Posted at 11:12 AM ET, 07/26/2013

New Yorker endows Anthony Weiner

More attention from high places for the New York City mayoral hopeful.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:12 AM ET, 07/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anthony Weiner, New Yorker

Posted at 10:03 AM ET, 07/25/2013

New York Post blasts Huma Abedin on cover

The Post's cover serves notice to the spouses of disgraced politicians.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:03 AM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anthony Weiner, Huma Abedin, New York Post

Posted at 05:37 PM ET, 07/24/2013

Nik Richie of TheDirty.com: 'I'm your friend'

Site founder Nik Richie says he got the scoop because he make readers feel like "I'm your friend."

By Erik Wemple  |  05:37 PM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anthony Weiner, Huma Abedin, Nik richie, thedirty.com

Posted at 08:39 AM ET, 07/24/2013

The eternal question for Anthony Weiner: 'When's the last time you Web-sex-chatted?'

Given what we've learned about the ex-congressman, it's a question that cannot be posed too often.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:39 AM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anthony Weiner, Huma Abedin, People magazine

Posted at 06:13 PM ET, 07/23/2013

Anthony Weiner, TheDirty.com: Together forever

A self-proclaimed gossip site scores a big scoop involving Anthony Weiner.

By Erik Wemple  |  06:13 PM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anthony Weiner

Posted at 08:16 AM ET, 04/13/2012

Media news derivatives: April 13

A media roundup

By Erik Wemple  |  08:16 AM ET, 04/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  rush limbaugh, mike huchakbee, newt gingrich, anthony weiner, ann romney, david axelrod, john king, hilary rosen