Robert A George speaks at the CWA panel, "Put Your Weiner Away: Best Scandals Ever," on Tuesday. George is an editorial writer for the New York Post and the Huffington Post. He worked for the Republican National Committee and, Speaker of the House, Newt Gingrich. (Matt Sisneros/CU Independent)
Political scandals the topic of CWA panel “Put Your Weiner Away”
A Conference on World Affairs panel Tuesday called “Put Your Weiner Away: Best Scandals Ever” centered around the sexting scandals of New York congressman Anthony Weiner, but included examples dating all the way back to Edward Hyde, the governor of New York in 1702. The panel discussed their opinions on the scandals as well as the country and media’s thoughts and portrayals of the scandals.
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