The future science of government should be called 'la cybernétique' (1843) Coining the French word to mean 'the art of governing,' from the Greek (Kybernetes = navigator or steersman), subsequently adopted as cybernetics by Norbert Weiner for the field of control and communication theory.— Andre-Marie Ampere
Most Powerful Weiner quotations
This sordid affair has become an unacceptable distraction for Representative Weiner, his family, his constituents and the House - and for the good of all, he should step aside and address those things that should be most important - his and his family's well-being.
As Mark Weiner puts it, whether you gain 50 pounds or lose 50 pounds, whether you have a sex change operation for that matter, that it doesn't matter, that there is some part of ourselves that we cannot escape.
President Obama announced this week that he is going to start sending out his own messages personally on Twitter. And today Anthony Weiner said, “It’s a trap, don’t do it!” But President Obama’s tweets are a little different than Anthony Weiner’s. When Obama sends out pictures of something obscene, it’s the unemployment numbers.
Sad to hear news about Michael Weiner, deepest condolences to his loved ones.
His sacrifices as head of players union will not be forgotten.
It is with great disappointment that I call on Representative Anthony Weiner to resign. The behavior he has exhibited is indefensible and Representative Weiner's continued service in Congress is untenable.
I love it when people ask if Jennifer Weiner is a pen name.
Um, if I wanted a pen name I could have done a LOT better than this!
These days, young people watch TV on smartphones and computers.
Young people with an actual TV set are harder to find than a picture of Anthony Weiner with his clothes on.
Matt Weiner is an amazing writer. He's one of the best, greatest writers that's ever written for television, or just written.
New York congressmen have recently been plagued by a string of embarrassing scandals. Shirtless craigslist hunk Chris Lee, nonconsensual staff tickle monster, Eric Massa, naked texter Anthony Weiner, so this guy is now running to join those dubious ranks and win the Michael Grimm seat. And he`s campaigning on the promise that he`s too old to be too gross. And I`m not paraphrasing the campaign pledge.
Anthony Weiner and his wife, Huma, have given birth to a baby boy.
He posted a photo of the new baby on Twitter, but people are afraid to open it.
Anthony Weiner deserves to be supported and hopefully he will be mayor of New York one day. I'm serious. He is a Democrat [who] actually fights for the things liberals and progressive and rational people care about. I don't know why he's being thrown under the bus. He hasn't done any - he hasn't broke any laws.
Thoughts and prayers go out to Michael Weiner's family. A great leader and man. Going to be missed.