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June 20, 2006

Now Republicans Are FOR Adultry?

-- by Dave Johnson

High Infidelity: What if three admitted adulterers run for president and no one cares?,

Sen. John McCain (affair, divorce), former House Speaker Newt Gingrich (affair, divorce, affair, divorce), and former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani (divorce, affair, nasty divorce). Together, they form the most maritally challenged crop of presidential hopefuls in American political history.

Until relatively recently, a self-confessed adulterer had never sought the presidency.

[. . .] Despite the scandalous details, whether the press will air them is still an open question. When it comes to personal morality, liberal commentators have long argued that the press has one standard for Democrats and another for Republicans (and another one entirely for the Clintons). It's possible that the mainstream media will fail to apply the same scrutiny to the known transgressions of Gingrich, Giuliani and McCain as the Times did to rumors about Hillary Clinton's husband.

SO, will the press give Republicans the same treatment they give Democrats? Did Bush get the same treatment Clintodid? HA!

Posted by Dave Johnson at June 20, 2006 6:23 PM

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Much ado about a mole hill.

Posted by: HappyOD [TypeKey Profile Page] at June 20, 2006 7:27 PM

Was the impeachment, as well?

Posted by: Dave Johnson [TypeKey Profile Page] at June 20, 2006 9:04 PM

This has to do with their peculiar religious beliefs. If you're Born Again it doesn't matter how much you sin because if you repent you'll always be forgiven.

Posted by: MJ [TypeKey Profile Page] at June 21, 2006 6:27 AM

Clinton was born again.

Posted by: Dave Johnson [TypeKey Profile Page] at June 21, 2006 8:05 AM

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