WEINER RELEASES STATEMENT: Admits Explicit Naked Photo Is Him
This is breaking news—
Pressure builds on liberal hero Anthony Weiner.
Anthony Weiner’s office says in a statement that he sent explicit photos of himself. A spokeswoman made the statement Wednesday as an X-rated photo turned up on the Internet.
The photo, which shows a man’s genitals, was published by a website after conservative blogger Andrew Breitbart showed it to the hosts of Sirius XM radio’s Opie & Anthony Show.
Separately, officials say Weiner’s wife, Huma Abedin, is pregnant. A spokesman at the State Department, where she is a top aide to Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, had no comment, but several Democrats said the couple had told their friends.