They were quarantined due to the inclusion of “possible profanity” and requests had to be made for the IT Department to allow them to be sent.Records from Com Reg and the Department of Communications released under FOI reveal how several government ministers were being briefed on the controversy, including Minister Denis Naughten.In a tearful confession during a press conference on Monday night, Mr Weiner, who is facing calls to resign, said he had "inappropriate conversations" with six women over three years via Facebook, Twitter and telephone.Last week he sent a picture of his crotch to a student in Seattle via Twitter, and accidentally made it public.However, Com Reg has said that only two complaints were ever actually received from residents suggesting the scale of the problem may well have been somewhat exaggerated.The records show that the simplest solution might have been for the worst-affected resident to have his phone number changed. An internal email explained: “The customer is aware that he can have a number change, but is declining.” As Com Reg tried to figure out how best to manage it, the story continued to spread internationally.Mr Weiner is now set to face an inquiry by the Ethics Committee of the House of Representatives, which could recommend that he be reprimanded, fined, or even expelled if official resources were misused.
But the fact that virtual sex often predates real relationships could be psychologically damaging, says mental-health expert Benjamin Fry.Miss Slut, okay this is how it is, I want to shag 100 different guys in one year.I share a flat with my girlie mates so it depends how comfortable you are with my place or yours. This is my gap year and I want to look back on life one day and say yeah, I really did that.But Lisa Weiss, a 40-year-old blackjack dealer, who said she had exchanged 220 messages with Mr Weiner since contacting him on Facebook in August last year, claimed this was not the case."I gave him my number and he called me from his office and we proceeded to talk dirty for at least 30 minutes," she told Radar Online.