Politico assists Mayor Bob Filner with (image) rehabilitation effort

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner has said he’ll enter a two-week program of intensive behavioral counseling to deal with his apparent inability to, in his words, “fully respect women.” That course of sexual harassment rehab is expected to begin Monday, but Politico is giving Filner some early assistance in rehabilitating his...

Bad news, ladies: Mayor Filner will not meet privately with you in August

No “Meet the Mayor” hours at all next month? Where are San Diego’s women supposed to get their unsolicited, way-too-tight hugs? Here’s the least surprising press release of the month: Press release just emailed out from office of Mayor #Filner probably won't surprise anyone… pic.twitter.com/JNigFFLBxf — Catherine Garcia (@CatherineNBCSD) July...

Filthy Filner charged with false imprisonment, battery; Media conveniently forget his party ID

In late August, Bob “Filthy” Filner resigned from the San Diego mayorship following multiple allegations of sexual harassment. But while he lost his post, he didn’t really have to face more serious consequences for his serial pervitude. Fortunately, today, he finally has to answer for something: Filner charged with one...

‘About f*cking time’: DNC to vote on resolution calling for Filner resignation

Looks like 16 was the magic number. After despicably dragging its feet, the DNC has at last decided that maybe, just maybe, it’s time for Filthy Bob Filner to go: DNC will vote on measure calling on Filner to resign, per @PrestonCNN http://t.co/WU8AJ0KVib — Aaron Blake (@AaronBlakeWP) August 20, 2013...

‘Janey-come-lately’: Wasserman Schultz finally calls on sleazy San Diego mayor to resign

At least seven women have now come forward to accuse San Diego Mayor Bob Filner of unwanted sexual advances, but Democratic women politicians have been conspicuously silent on the matter of the handsy harasser. For years, Nancy Pelosi had enabled former colleague Filner’s behavior: MT @BDayspring Nancy Pelosi gave Filner campaign...

Mayor Bob Filner finishes sex harassment therapy early, but not before locks changed

Rumors that someone had the locks changed on San Diego Mayor Bob Filner’s office while the mayor stepped out for a two-week course of intensive therapy to deal with his “hugging” problem turned out to be true, with several news outlets confirming the story Friday afternoon. Changing the locks to...

Gloria Allred unveils ‘Proceed at your own risk’ sign for Bob Filner’s office

Another woman has stepped forward to accuse San Diego Mayor Bob Filner of sexual harassment, and she was accompanied at a press conference this afternoon by civil rights lawyer Gloria Allred. While Allred confirmed that she’s not filing suit against Filner on behalf of vocational nurse Michelle Tyler (yet), she...

Shudder: Filthy Filner will cling to his mayorship, remain skeezy while doing so [pics]

This afternoon, the randy, handsy San Diego Mayor finally addressed the public regarding his penchant for perversion. He conceded that his “failure to respect women and the intimidating conduct [he] engaged in at times is inexcusable,” but he’s not ready to throw in the towel just yet: Here's #FIlner's statement...

War on women: Feinstein calls on Filner to resign; Ladies’ man Paul Begala praises her with insult?

Sen. Feinstein (D-Calif.) called for San Diego mayor Filthy Filner to resign on CNN’s “State of the Union” Sunday. [email protected] says San Diego Mayor Bob Filner should resign: http://t.co/XPtO7GKfwa — POLITICO (@politico) July 28, 2013 The San Diego mayor has been accused of unwanted sexual advances by multiple women.  The silence...

‘The Wizard of Obvious?’ Filthy Filner receives a message from above [photos]

Seen over the Skies of San Diego in the last hour – #Filner is in REAL trouble, now #tcot #sgp #hewitt pic.twitter.com/OerNnVT8DP — Erick Brockway (@erickbrockway) August 17, 2013 Remember the “Surrender Dorothy” scene in “The Wizard Of Oz”? San Diego radio station KYXY put a Filthy Filner spin on it...

Pervs in paradise: Ace previews Filthy Filner and Anthony Weiner’s image makeovers

As Twitchy reported, San Diego mayor and serial groper Bob Filner has announced that he’ll be checking himself into rehab for two weeks to “become a better person.” That prompted Ace to wonder just what sort of program therapists have lined up: Bob Filner announces he's taking a break to spend...

Bob Filner’s attorney asks city to pay mayor’s legal fees in harassment suit

I just confirmed with @ToddGloria that city receives letter from Filner atty Harvey Berger today. Will be discussed in closed session Tues. — Craig Gustafson (@gustafsoncraig) July 29, 2013 San Diego’s city council will reportedly decide in a closed session Tuesday how to handle a request that the city pay...

‘Let him put his recovery in you’: Andy Levy, Allahpundit and Ace shred Filner’s ‘magical’ recovery

Snark-tastic! As Twitchy reported, San Diego Mayor Bob “Filthy” Filner finished his sexual harassment therapy early. No, for reals. GREAT NEWS LADIES BOB FILNER IS CURED http://t.co/dMs8OGWx2e — andy levy (@andylevy) August 9, 2013 Attention, women of San Diego: It is now safe to meet with Bob Filner privately http://t.co/XLySXZowo4...

Ha! Hey, self-parodying Brad Woodhouse, here is the general in the War on Women [pics]

Heh. Yes. As Twitchy reported, former DNC communications director Brad Woodhouse took to Twitter to beclown himself with yet another absurd claim of a GOP “war on women.” Twitter users swiftly gave him the business. @woodhouseb @WSJ Did Filner change his party? — KJHobs (@Kjhobbs1985) August 17, 2013 Hey @woodhouseb...

Bob Filner’s former colleague Nancy Pelosi wants sick ‘Slap Hillary’ game taken down

The only thing that makes Rep. Nancy Pelosi more angry than being referred to (correctly) as Mayor Bob Filner’s “former colleague” is the reemergence of an online Flash game called “Slap Hillary.” Seeing as the Republican Party isn’t behind the site, if Pelosi is serious about having the game taken...

Matt Yglesias: Pathetic for GOP to use Weiner as a ‘war on women’ rebuttal

That often seems to be the case, but not according to Slate’s Matt Yglesias, who tweeted a link to an article at Slate entitled “The GOP’s Strange Obsession With the War on Women”: The GOP’s pathetic efforts to turn Weiner’s Weiner into a rebuttal to the “war on women”: http://t.co/zrEmLPnEYk...

Wasserman Schultz, Democrats urged to condemn Bob Filner’s ‘headlocks full of women’

After a great-grandmother today became the 16th person to accuse San Diego Mayor Bob Filner of sexual harassment, Rep. Nancy Pelosi to took Twitter to declare the Planned Parenthood-endorsed Democrat unfit for office. Democrats have been slow to act on Filner, but Breitbart news editor Mary Chastain and others were on...

Sandra Fluke weighs in on Bob Filner sexual harassment scandal [correction added]

The watchdogs policing the GOP’s “war on women” seem to have taken a “leading from behind” approach to calling for the resignation of San Diego Mayor Bob Filner, a Democrat. Filner announced today that he wouldn’t be resigning, despite sexual harassment accusations from seven women and the (eventual) loss of...

Actresses Ellen Page and Martha Plimpton have had enough of Filthy Filner

Even blind squirrels find a nut every once in a while. RT @EllenPage: So Bob Filner really hasn't resigned yet? WTF / He really REALLY thinks we'll love him if we just give him another chance. — Martha Plimpton (@MarthaPlimpton) August 16, 2013 Hard to imagine we’d see the day...

Filthy Filner resigns in ‘affront to democracy’, blames media-driven lynch mob

Soon-to-be-former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner finally resigned Friday afternoon (effective August 30), making a final statement as mayor in which he blamed his own “personal failures” for his downfall. His attention quickly turned to the media, though, whom he said pulled the trigger in a frenzy of hysteria. PIC...

Chuck Todd grows weary of whiny ‘phony media bias outrage’

We think NBC’s Chuck Todd doth protest too much. It was a simple enough question: is San Diego Mayor Bob Filner, who today announced he’d be entering a two-week rehab program to address his intimidating behavior and “failure to respect women,” a Democrat or a Republican? We’re pretty sure he’s a...

‘How much more?’: Filthy Filner allegedly sexually harassed a great-grandmother; Update: 67-year-old woman comes forward

Disturbing news out of San Diego this morning: Good Lord… MT @10News JUST IN: New allegations that Filner sexually harassed a great-grandmother who is a City employee. — Mary (@mchastain81) August 15, 2013 Absolutely repulsive. Whoa. Timeline may need updating RT @10News New allegations that Filner sexually harassed a great-grandmother...

Snicker horror! Lucianne Goldberg has shudder-inducing idea for ‘twerking’ teacher

Oh, the horror. THE HORROR. Lucianne Goldberg of Lucianne.com has been scoring up a storm on Twitter lately. As Twitchy reported, she offered up a hilarious John Kerry zinger on Sunday. @LucianneLinks Classic! — Conservative Citizen (@clarkr3000) September 1, 2013 Today, she combined funnies with nightmare-inducing Miley Cyrus twerking. What’s next on her...

Survey says? Eww! Lucianne Goldberg disturbingly sums up Obama’s Steve Harvey interview

As Twitchy reported, lying liar Valerie Jarrett photo-touted President Obama’s upcoming interview with “Family Feud” host Steve Harvey. Lucianne Goldberg scored the win with this disturbing summation of the interview: @DylanByers Puplic figures should not take tongue baths in public. It's squirmy. — Lucianne Goldberg (@LucianneLinks) December 16, 2013 Ewww-bam! Related...