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What is cheating, anyway?

At this point in the game, you'd be hard-pressed to find anybody who'd disagree with the notion that Anthony Weiner is a raging scuzzball. But would you call him an adulterer? Would you call him something worse -- or at least considerably dumber? Or to put it another way, do you have to touch a woman to cheat on your wife? So far this week, the New York Times has referred to Weiner's behavior as "online flirtations," the Daily Beast has called it "adultery (of a kind)," ABC News has devoted a segment to asking "Is texting really cheating?" and The Dirty has dramatically called it "luring victims."

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