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Weiner Makes Second Pants Joke on C-SPAN

Yesterday we reminded you that in October 2009 Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) joked with C-SPAN Host Paul Orgel about whether or not Orgel wears pants on the morning program – he does.

As it so happens, Weiner made a similar joke in December 2010 to a different C-SPAN host, Peter Slen, announcing on the program once again how much he loves being on C-SPAN. An informed Weiner then declared to viewers that Slen indeed wears pants. We’re sure Slen appreciated that as well as his keen [insert pants joke] with [insert C-SPAN host] approach. “I always wondered by the way whether Peter actually wears pants this early in the morning,” the congressman said. “I want to confirm for America that indeed he does.”

Watch here.

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Weiner Once Asked C-SPAN Host if He Wears Pants

The morning of October 22, 2009 was the great foreshadowing.

This was the day that Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) wondered if the host of C-SPAN was wearing pants. Gaspworthy? Maybe. But this is typical Weiner banter. His humor is off-beat, unexpected, and some might say brash.

The host thanked him for being on the show. Weiner replied, “Thank you. It’s always a pleasure. I love Washington Journal,” he mused to Paul Orgel. But then he came out with it: “I always wonder, as you host, if you’re wearing any pants under there.”

At the time, a New York Daily News blog posted it on their blog. Read here.