BURBANK (CNS) – Burbank Mayor Konstantine Anthony is facing criticism from City Councilmembers and the community for a video on social media showing him being spanked by a drag queen during a fundraising event in Santa Clarita.
Anthony responded to those critics at a Burbank City Council on Tuesday, saying he was going to take a “step back” and reconsider his choices in the future.
“I come from a very silly performance background,” Anthony told Fox News. “To me, what is goofy and normal to other folks seems inappropriate. That’s not their fault. That’s mine. I need to learn that line.”
The video was taken during a drag queen themed bingo night hosted by the Santa Clarita Valley Democrats over the weekend and shared by the WiseNuts podcast. Anthony was shown being spanked with a paddle in the video.
Libs of TikTok, which shared the video, claimed children were in attendance at the …