President Richard Nixon flashed the famous “Victory” sign on his way out; NYC mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner flashed his middle finger.
While departing the venue for his election night party on Tuesday evening, a last-place-finishing Weiner went out in the only true Weiner fashion: by flipping off an NBC reporter.
An NY1 cameraman captured the footage for all to see:
A photo of our video (on the screen in our truck) of Weiner in his car with his middle finger up. pic.twitter.com/377kUWpSq2
— Lindsey Christ (@LindseyChrist) September 11, 2013
Here’s a closer look:
Yeah, Weiner wasn’t happy. Not only did he finish dead-last — despite having the strongest name recognition of all the candidates — but the man had to deal with the press after conceding such a blow to his massive ego.
One Vine shows Weiner rushing through a McDonalds into an alleyway just to avoid the press…:
…And apparently also to avoid the incoming Sydney Leathers entourage:
Oh, and, Weiner also neglected to mention his wife Huma Abedin during his concession speech. So… speculate away, America. All while Weiner is flipping the bird from his lonely palace window.
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