| Nov 15, 2012
Last week was a historic one for women. Eighteen women won or reclaimed Senate seats, bringing the number of women in that body to 20. Nearly 80 women now occupy the House. New Hampshire became the first state to elect a female governor and an all-women...
| Dec 21, 2011
When famous folks majorly goof, apologies often follow. Unless you're Donald Trump. Here's our top five favorite mea culpas of the year.
5. "Also, I'm sorry for the confusion that I may of caused to those at the Coroner's office. Won't happen again,...
| Dec 21, 2011
At first blush, the late North Korean leader Kim Jong-il would appear to have little in common with Keith Olbermann, Steve Jobs and Moammar Gadhafi. (Well, maybe a little in common with Gadhafi. But stay with us here for a minute.)
Despite their distinct...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 10:57 AM
The congressman who resigned in disgrace after accidentally tweeting a picture of himself in his underwear is now the father of a baby boy, the New York Post reported on Thursday.
Former U.S. Representative Anthony Weiner, a New York Democrat, and his...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 9:12 AM
Former New York Congressman Anthony Weiner tried to set up a threesome with another man, according to an unreleased tell-all book by Traci Nobles, one of the women he flirted with online.
RadarOnline.com reported that the disgraced politician broached...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 1:02 PM
Can't win 'em all, can you?
The highs were pretty high in the tech world in 2011, as new gadgets, updates and advances delighted the masses. I mean, Facebook made a change that most people (so far) seemed to actually like. What are the odds?
| Dec 31, 2011
| 8:00 PM
Were you paying attention to the pop culture in 2011? It was certainly an eventful year, with pop stars and talk show hosts grabbing headlines and a colorful cast of Republican presidential hopefuls jockeying for position. Here's a little test to make...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 8:09 AM
Disgraced congressman Anthony Weiner, who was at the center of a sexting scandal, has returned to Twitter -- and it was Hurricane Sandy that brought him back.
After nearly a year and a half of going off the grid, Weiner's Twitter handle, @repweiner, came...
| Aug 25, 2012
Your recent editorial attempted to link Rep. Todd Akin's stupid and hopefully career-ending comments about rape with the GOP's overall philosophy on women's rights, even though the entire GOP leadership, including Gov. Mitt Romney and Rep. Paul Ryan, have...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Letter writer Ron Wiring seeks to minimize the fallout from Rep. Todd Akin's "legitimate rape" comment by equating it with former Rep. Anthony Weiner sending pictures to admirers of his more-than-adequate abs swathed in a towel ("Neither party is...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 3:42 PM
The words scandal, sex and politics in Queens have in recent memory conjured up images and discussion about disgraced Congressman Anthony Weiner. But now, the reputation of a different politico from Queens is being shrouded in the same words and, like...