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  • Jon Stewart

    Tuning in to TV

    The story about U.S. Rep. Anthony D. Weiner's use of Twitter to send a lewd photo to a woman has been awkward for comic Jon Stewart, a friend of the congressman's. On Tuesday, it proved painful as well.


  • **FILE** Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus (Associated Press)

    GOP chairman presses anew for Weiner's resignation

    Reince Priebus, chairman of the Republican National Committee, on Wednesday exhorted House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to force embattled Rep. Anthony D. Weiner to resign.


  • **FILE** U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner, New York Democrat, arrives for a news conference in New York on June 6, 2011. (Associated Press)

    Weiner making calls to Democrats to apologize

    His political career in jeopardy, Rep. Anthony Weiner has been making calls to colleagues to apologize for sending raunchy texts and photos to several women.


  • Rep. Anthony D. Weiner

    Democrats push Weiner to resign immediately

    The political career of embattled Rep. Anthony D. Weiner appeared more tenuous Wednesday, as several fellow Democrats called on the New Yorker to resign after he admitted sending a lewd photo to a college student.


  • LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Time for Weiner to say goodbye

    Rep. Anthony D. Weiner, New York Democrat, is following in the footsteps of politicians who have gone before him.


  • Illustration: Satyr

    KNIGHT: Weinergate exposes party differences

    According to the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual IV, New York Rep. Anthony D. Weiner needs some time on the couch, preferably at $300 an hour or whatever psychiatrists charge in his Long Island district.


  • TYRRELL: Bill Clinton Syndrome

    They call it BCS, Bill Clinton Syndrome, and it has broken out anew in New York City and Washington, where it was first discovered. As elaborated upon in scholarly detail in the now-famous "Starr Report: The Official Report of the Independent Counsel's Investigation of the President," BCS strikes powerful figures, usually male, who experience lewd compulsions of an over-powering nature, generally in the presence of technology, often the telephone, occasionally a smartphone or even a computer, and usually when they are alone or behind closed doors with a woman of inferior rank.


  • BigGovernment.com posted this photo that purports to show Rep. Anthony D. Weiner shirtless. A woman said she received shirtless shots of the New York congressman. (BigGovernment.com)

    Sexting: When chatting becomes cheating

    Jon Austin's wife, Amy, had a blunt assessment for her husband as the Minneapolis couple watched Rep. Anthony D. Weiner's stunning confession on television this week. "You'd be dead," she told him.


  • New York City's fire department asked former President George W. Bush to write the introduction to its book marking the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorists attacks. (Fire Department of New York)

    Inside the Beltway

    Among the first of significant books marking the 10th anniversary of 9/11: the New York City Fire Department's "FDNY 2001-2011: A Decade of Remembrance and Resilience," featuring an introduction by former President George W. Bush.


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