It started with a Parliamentary Secretary, tweeting graphic selfies of herself from her office, hoping 'desperately' people wouldn't find out. As she attracted 11,000 followers and the furniture in the Palace of Berne was recognizable, those hopes were soon dashed. She was sacked.

Just when that faded from the headlines, city mayor and member of Parliament Geri Muller's been caught sending WhatsApp selfies and texts from Parliament's debating chamber. They reveal much more than most people would ever want to know about him. He made it worse when he was caught out though, by 'explaining' to unimpressed reporters that they were just sent to his female friend as part of an erotic fantasy book project.