by Little Miss Attila on February 1, 2010

I have trouble getting excited about the John Edwards scandal story in certain regards, because I’m Prageresque on a lot of issues that have to do with pols’ private lives: I’d rather have the competent philanderer versus the hapless monogamist.

But the media double standard gives me pause—and if I were still a Democrat, I’d be furious, because the media enablers did nothing to stop Edwards from getting the nomination, and had he secured it, he was one strategic leak away from losing the White House for the Dems.

If I were on the other side of the aisle, I’d be asking a lot of questions about the Washington, D.C. press corps.

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I R A Darth Aggie February 2, 2010 at 7:28 am

Well, there is that whole issue with using campaign funds to hush-hush your baby-momma…


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