Via UK Telegraph:
In the exchanges he complained that spending time with his wife's parents is 'exhausting' as 'they are a bit backwards thinking'.On another note, it was learned that Huma's mother - Saleha Abedin - is actually a card-carrying member of the Muslim Brotherhood (a group called the Muslim Sisterhood). It's also known that Huma's father has been dead for several years (since before her marriage to Weiner). Is the Telegraph misquoting about Huma's parents or did Saleha re-marry?
Mrs Abedin, 35, a personal aide and deputy chief of staff to U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, revealed she was pregnant in the middle of Weiner's Twitter photo fiasco.
'I wish I had an escape route sometimes,' Weiner wrote in the messages to Ms Nobles.
'Well a lot has to do with religion,' he wrote. 'Lots of restrictions and how I've never been accepted by them.'
'Touchy is a good word for this. It's been touchy and worse from the beginning,' he added.
'They just believe I should be Muslim or convert… it makes for a lot of uncomfortable meetings.'
'When you're religion is something that is hated from the beginning it doesn't inspire much confidence,' he wrote.
h/t Daily Caller