Maddow: Weiner Can't Deny Photo is of Him, Plus How "Hack" Might Have Happened

Last night on the Rachel Maddow show, Maddow did her best to fix a confusing whirlwind of a day for "Weinergate," perhaps the strangest political sex scandal in recent memory, or the one that most resembles a postmodern play interrogating our modern media environment.

On the first "interview" esgment, Maddow spoke to Weiner, who explained his actions and his thoughts about the story, but who wouldn't deny that the "lewd" picture sent was of him.

In the second segment, embedded below the first, Maddow explains the "hack" theory, illustrating many easy ways a picture could have been sent to Weiner's "YFrog" account without his knowledge or consent, either by accident or by design.

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AlterNet / By Sarah Seltzer

Posted at June 2, 2011, 3:42am

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