Filner or Weiner? Whose scandal is worse?

Filner or Weiner? Whose scandal is worse?

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner. New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner.

The scandal-plagued pair of Democratic former congressmen are increasingly being mentioned in the same breath — or tweet.

Why? Well, Tuesday Weiner vowed to stay in his race — and by his wife’s side — despite admitting that he continued sending lewd photos and messages to a woman on the Internet after his doing so in 2011 led to the demise of his congressional career. Hours later, Filner found himself being accused of more sexual harassment in his expanding scandal as a second woman in as many days stepped forward to share a tale of being touched inappropriately by him.

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