| Dec 27, 2011
| 3:24 PM
A lot to talk about in the political arena, both good and bad. WGNO Political Analyst Jeff Crouere , who is also with "Politics with A Punch" came up with his list of the top five list of winners and losers.
So starting with the "Losers" list, here's the...
| Jun 7, 2011
Bad behavior is en vogue now days for men of power.
The scandal of the week?: New York congressman Anthony Weiner, initially lying about then admitting to tweeting images to a young woman, one of several he has fessed up to flirting with on line. It`s...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 3:06 PM
It didn't start with Twitter — and it won't end with Weiner.
For centuries, the theme of sexual sins committed by the powerful has been scintillating source material for the arts. In poems and plays, in novels and films and TV series, artists...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 6:50 AM
NEW YORK (KTLA) -- Embattled New York Congressman Anthony Weiner announced his resignation from Congress Thursday in the wake of a sexting and lewd photo scandal.
"Today I am announcing my resignation from Congress," Weiner said amid jeers and cheers.
| Jun 12, 2011
| 5:47 PM
House Speaker John Boehner couldn't resist taking a shot at Rep. Anthony Weiner during a commencement speech Sunday at Ohio State University.
During the address at Ohio Stadium, Boehner made fun of his own surname being pronounced to rhyme with "honor,"...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 9:31 AM
Before the week is out, Rep. Anthony Weiner could resign. That's what some Democrats on Capitol Hill are saying now. But what Congressman Weiner will say, now that he has a chance to meet with his wife for the first time in over a week, will determine...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 12:21 PM
"Weinergate" has finally taken its toll on Representative Anthony Weiner. The New York Congressman stepped down Thursday, three weeks after sending the first lewd photo on Twitter.
When you're caught in a political scandal, there's a simple five step...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 4:17 PM
After days of denial that he sent lewd photos of himself over the internet, followed by last week's forced admission that he was the source behind the images, Congressman Anthony Weiner stepped down.
"It's good because he doesn't represent the values...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 3:21 PM
In Julius Caesar, Shakespeare wrote "There is a tide in the affairs of men that when taken at the flood leads on to fortune." Shaespeare must not have met very many New Orleans resident in his day who may argue about the fortunes brought on by floods...
| Mar 12, 2008
Everybody loves a good political sex scandal — the ritual apologies, the jokes, the schadenfreude, the self-righteousness (from everyone else, of course). But The Times editorial boards of old tended to stay out of the graphic, cheeky media hype, refusing...
| Aug 27, 2007
Breaking the rhythm By Bill Taylor
Not enough has changed. It's amazing how devastated New Orleans remains. My concern is the effect on the music and culture of the city, traditions passed down organically via neighborhoods, families and homes. It...
| Aug 29, 2007
As we all look forward to more sputtering news conference antics from Sen. Larry Craig, here's hoping that the Idaho politician will eventually draw on traditional Republican principles and stand up for his right to engage in consensual sex in toilet...