Just when you thought Anthony Weiner could not possibly get any creepier, he goes and proves you wrong.
The latest news to come down the pike is disturbing in the extreme. I almost feel bad for Weiner, since it’s pretty clear that he has some sort of mental illness that prevents him from exercising control over his sexting habits. But when you read some of the things he said to this 15-year-old girl, it’s hard to muster too much sympathy for the disgraced former congressman. It seems like he was really wanting to bed this young girl, plus he knew she was only 15, so he can’t use the “I didn’t know” defense like he has in the past.
Anthony Weiner carried on a months-long online sexual relationship with a 15-year-old girl during which she claims he asked her to dress up in ‘school-girl’ outfits for him on a video messaging application and pressed her to engage in ‘rape fantasies’, DailyMail.com can exclusively report.
The girl, whose name is being withheld by DailyMail.com because she is a minor, said the online relationship began last January while she was a high school sophomore and before Weiner’s wife, Hillary Clinton’s aide Huma Abedin, announced she was ended their marriage.
Weiner was aware that the girl was underage, according to DailyMail.cominterviews with the girl and her father, as well as a cache of online messages.
Ugh. This is not good, Anthony. In fact, you might end up facing charges for this one. Then again, maybe Weiner will be able to skate by since the girl and her family are clearly more concerned with getting a tabloid payday than they are with seeking any sort of justice. Still, it’s time to lawyer up if …