Thursday, June 9, 2011

Weiner, More or Less

As Washington sex scandals go, Rep. Anthony Weiner's situation is blandly familiar: an otherwise intelligent politician recklessly succumbing to the temptations of the flesh. What distinguishes it from the other instances of politicians behaving badly is the central role played by social networking. In this high tech world, the word and/or images circulate quickly and are irretrievable.

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