I did get a Fox News update in my email that these men have lost their Top Secret Clearance status. My husband has that clearance in order to do his job at the Marine Air Base. It is no small thing. Your entire life and family background is checked to get it. So, I say "Good" and what they did, as representatives of my country is an embarrassemnt.
But the thing that I thought was pitiful was that some are claiming they never slept with these "ladies" because by the time they got to the hotel these guys were so drunk they had passed out. Okay then..... silly me. No! You do not receive a "Get Out of Jail" card because you were too drunk to go through with your intentions. If my teenager came home with that story, I don't think they would have been less grounded because they were too drunk.
Living here in North Carolina even our local news is covering the John Edwards trial. Politicians...what can ya do? I do believe the truth lies closer to Andrew Young than towards John Edwards. From interviews and in reading Mr. Young's book, The Politician, John promised to take care him if he "went along" with the plan. Basically, it's all slight of hand, razzle dazzle, I believe.
Here we are in the midst of another election year. I voted as soon as I could at 21 and have voted in every National election since Am I disheartened? Sure but I feel it is my duty to vote. On my shoulder, though, is stting a little imp that sings in my ear: