When Anthony Weiner’s mayoral campaign imploded last year amid new sexting revelations, the fallout buffeted his wife, longtime Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin.
Former congressman and New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner and Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) -- two well-known liberal Democrats -- got in a war of words over whether former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's move to Wall Street represents a "revolving door" between Congress and Wall Street.
Early last fall, America watched with salacious glee as a 22-year-old Indiana woman named Sydney Leathers changed from sky-high heels into flats to chase disgraced NYC mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner through a Midtown McDonald's. Since then, Leathers has gone back to school, has a boyfriend, and is trying to move on with her life. If only it were that simple. Read more...
When former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) took a job with the investment bank Moelis & Co. earlier this month shortly after resigning his Congressional seat, he became the latest example of the tight-knit relationship between Wall Street and Washington. Show More Summary
The Hill: Rand Paul Jokes He's 'Really Worried' About Anthony Weiner: Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) poked some fun at former Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) over his sexting scandal on Thursday. “How many people here have a cellphone?” Paul asked an audience in New Hampshire, according to Breitbart News. “How many...
by Lori Fradkin This post originally appeared on June 20, 2011. After watching the Anthony Weiner scandal unfold, I believe there are two major takeaways. First: No matter how mature we think we are, we are all 8-year-old boys at heart. Show More Summary
Politician Anthony Weiner — whose sexual antics have inspired many a hot dog business — is opening a restaurant in Queens, New York. Comedian David Letterman offered up ten names Weiner should use for his new endeavor: "TGI Selfie's,"...
A quick update on that previously announced restaurant backed by disgraced New York State politician Anthony Weiner: A few tweets that Weiner sent out yesterday — sans attached crotch shot — reveal that the restaurant is now hiring cooks with...
One of Andrew Breitbart's finest public moments came when he commandeered Anthony Weiner's hastily arranged press conference in 2011 at the height of Weinergate. Andrew's media savvy made the presser one for the ages. He also condemned the assembled press for making false accusations against him. Show More Summary
By Mark Esposito, Weekend Contributor Disgraced Ex-Congressman Anthony Weiner is giving back in a big way — or so he claims. Fresh off a recent loss in New York City’s municipal elections where he held the lead among Democratic mayoral hopefuls until disturbing texts with a decidedly lewd overtone were released by a 22-year-old woman […]
The former congressman and mayoral candidate is opening a restaurant in the borough of Queens, New York. The eatery, which Weiner wants to open in the Rockaways, will be named The Rockaway Restoration Kitchen and will offer locally sourced food. It will provide jobs to residents of the neighborhood, part of his former congressional district [...]
Sure, get your cheap gibes in about the Anthony Weiner restaurant. After news leaked that Weiner’s name is associated with the Rockaway Restoration Kitchen, a nonprofit aimed at serving locally sourced food and providing employment to community members, everyone went nuts suggesting that it needed to serve “humble pie” (who wants to eat humble pie?) […]
From disgraced ex-Congressman, to disgraced mayoral candidate — to socially positive local businessman? Former Rep. Anthony Weiner, after both his congressional career and his later campaign for mayor of New York City were derailed by...Show More Summary
Former congressman Anthony Weiner is aiming to open a restaurant. Mr. Weiner wants to open an eatery in the Rockaways, a coastal Queens neighborhood. The place will be named The Rockaway... To view the full story, click the title li...
Former Mayoral Candidate and voracious sexter Anthony Weiner hasn't had much to do these days besides the occasional TV appearance and pee duty at the playground. But instead of slide into the soul crushing depression that comes with complete and total obscurity, he's throwing his energy into New York City's most stable enterprise: a restaurant. [ more › ]
Anthony Weiner has a lot of free time and not a lot of women he can send dick pics to, so he's doing the next best thing: opening a restaurant.
Anthony Weiner, the New York-based politician whose sexual antics inspired many a hot-dog business, is opening a restaurant. According to the Rockaway Times, Weiner plans to open Rockaway Restoration Kitchen in the Queens, NY neighborhood that was devastated by...
Anthony Weiner — who notoriously blew up his congressional career in a repeat-offender sexting scandal and ran a failed 2013 bid for mayor — is starting Rockaway Restoration Kitchen, a business that will serve healthy food and job training in Queens.
He's got a sustainable food mission in Queens. Anthony Weiner's brother Jason is a co-proprietor of Almond in Flatiron and its original Bridgehampton location, and, we now know, weirdly, the former U.S. representative has some strong opinions about the city's bagel scene, so perhaps it's only fitting that he's embarking on a restaurant project. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — Anthony Weiner, step aside. Your sexting pales by comparison to steamy love letters sent by former President Warren G. Harding.