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John Edwards Sex Scandal

The Takeaway

After Mistrial, An Emotional Edwards Faces the Future

Friday, June 01, 2012

It was the political trial of the decade, starring a hidden child born to a secret, high-octane mistress; an ambitious first lady battling cancer; a loyal daughter watching in the wings; and an emotionally volatile campaign aide condemning his old boss.

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The Takeaway

A History of Political Sex Scandals, From Grover Cleveland to John Edwards

Friday, April 27, 2012

It’s day five of the John Edwards trial. We take a step back to contextualize the former North Carolina senator's sex scandal within the storied history of political infidelities. Remember Grover Cleveland's sex scandal? Our guest, historian and TV show host Dr. David Eisenbach, certainly does.  

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Opinion: Why Isn't John Edwards Getting the Clinton Treatment?

Thursday, April 26, 2012

While many Americans are now focusing their attention on the political horse race between President Obama and former Governor Mitt Romney, a new spectacle unfolded earlier this week that would have otherwise commanded worldwide attention.

This spectacle has all the elements necessary for a made for TV mini series: sex, ...

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