Anthony Weiner


A Times Square newstand with local papers displaying headlines July... News PhotoAnthony Weiner,Candidate,Community,Horizontal,International Landmark,Mayor,New York City,News Stand,Paper,Politics,Sexting,Showing,Times Square - Manhattan,USAPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA Times Square newstand with local papers displaying headlines July 24, 2013 about the latest sexting scandal involving New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner. Weiner on Tuesday admitted sending lewd texts and photographs under the moniker 'Carlos Danger' to a young woman after resigning from Congress over a similar scandal. According to news website 'The Dirty,' Weiner, 48, used the name to contact the woman on Facebook and establish an online relationship with her which involved the exchange of intimate photographs. In a statement from his campaign team, Weiner confirmed that the latest allegations were substantially true but tried to present them as having been covered by his previous confession. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)