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“Huma? Hey, Honey?
Was I Happy Before
I Started Running for Mayor?”

New Yorker Magazine, by Mark Jacobson

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Posted By:toledo, 7/15/2013 8:18:10 AM

A year and a half ago, if you told most New Yorkers that Anthony Weiner would be running for mayor at the top of the polls, the response might have been: What city, what century, what dimension? Mayor Weiner? Back on a windy night in 2012, when the former congressman and I sat down to dinner at a Flatiron-district café, what were the chances of that? It was less than a year past the infamous “sexting” scandal, when, after a period of bald-faced lying, Weiner admitted, yes,

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Kitty Myers, 7/15/2013 8:44:17 AM     (No. 9424658)

Puh-leeze! New Yorkers are notoriously liberal and vote for morally and politically corrupt people all the time. Oh, they can get indignant and demand an apology. But wait a few months, maybe a year, say you´re sorry, and they´ll kiss and make up in a New York minute.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Doctor P, 7/15/2013 9:05:07 AM     (No. 9424698)

Now that they are again in the public let us ask Huma how she got a consulting gig WHILE working at the State Dept.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: lostinmassachusetts, 7/15/2013 9:19:58 AM     (No. 9424725)

In a Democracy, the plurality of voters gets to choose the leaders they want--and ultimately deserve. The problem is that the rest of us are also stuck with them.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Scottyboy, 7/15/2013 9:32:17 AM     (No. 9424741)

I won´t read this metrosexual New Yorker tripe either.
But the photo of Weiner gave me a revelation.
Huma chooses to spend her time between Hillary and Weiner, two of the most obnoxious, nasty and visually unpleasant persons on the planet.

No way in hell she doesn´t have some ulterior motives.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: GraniteBayTom, 7/15/2013 12:52:43 PM     (No. 9425101)

Way more than you´d ever want to know about Anthony Weiner.

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