Weiner, Testing an Exit Strategy?

A commenter claims to have received a phone call Saturday night “that appeared to be testing messages that Weiner could

A commenter claims to have received a phone call Saturday night “that appeared to be testing messages that Weiner could use to explain why he is not running for mayor.”

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Anthony Weiner has said that he'll make a a decision later this month about whether or not to enter the mayor's race. There are signs, despite his self-sabotaging comments about waiting to see the lay of the land, that he's at least keeping his options open.

Marie Ternes, a spokeswoman for Weiner, did not deny the plausibility of the reader’s account.

“We don’t talk about polls, except we don’t push poll,” she said, referring to this.

Weiner, Testing an Exit Strategy?