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111. It teaches them that grown ups work out problems.
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  -Elizabeth Edwards learned of John's affair 'slowly,' stayed for the kids RamboLiberal  Aug-13-08 01:24 PM   #0 
  - The Daily News?  Tangerine LaBamba   Aug-13-08 01:34 PM   #1 
  - That's what you said about the Enquirer too.  Bleachers7   Aug-13-08 01:36 PM   #3 
  - Me?  Tangerine LaBamba   Aug-13-08 01:37 PM   #4 
  - poor Elizabeth. I hug you, Elizabeth.  roguevalley   Aug-13-08 08:01 PM   #80 
  - It is becoming pretty apparent that the kid is his, too.  JeanGrey   Aug-13-08 10:31 PM   #90 
     - Puhleeze. This would NOT destroy the party because the dem party is doing a damn good job  TheGoldenRule   Aug-13-08 11:15 PM   #98 
        - They became a source when the MAJOR NEWS MEDIA  JeanGrey   Aug-15-08 10:14 PM   #167 
  - Please post this in all the "McCain adultery" threads. Thanks!  WinkyDink   Aug-13-08 01:50 PM   #9 
  - Do people really have time  Tangerine LaBamba   Aug-13-08 02:10 PM   #15 
  - The NY Daily News is pretty decent. It's the NY Post you have to watch out for.  NYCGirl   Aug-13-08 02:50 PM   #32 
  - The Daily News is not the greatest,  Old Broad   Aug-13-08 05:00 PM   #53 
  - Keith Olbermann reported on this last night and he seems pretty good when it comes to getting it  OmmmSweetOmmm   Aug-14-08 07:40 AM   #115 
  - Another snake move by Edwards  Bleachers7   Aug-13-08 01:35 PM   #2 
  - Well, he fooled me, TWICE  wicket   Aug-13-08 01:42 PM   #7 
  - John can go to hell  undeterred   Aug-13-08 01:39 PM   #5 
  - My guess is that he didn't tell the full extent of the affair  in search of sanity   Aug-13-08 01:41 PM   #6 
  - She could have. She had grounds for divorce.  Malva Zebrina   Aug-13-08 02:16 PM   #22 
  - Being a cad doesn't disqualify anyone from custody of his kids  fed_up_mother   Aug-13-08 05:05 PM   #55 
  - Well said n/t  malaise   Aug-14-08 07:33 AM   #114 
  - Yeah, and unfortunately  October   Aug-14-08 09:13 AM   #118 
  - But Elizabeth should have shamed him for shaming her.  Clark2008   Aug-14-08 10:00 AM   #129 
  - If every act of adultery ended in divorce, the  roody   Aug-13-08 06:20 PM   #71 
  - Maybe is should be and people would learn.  Clark2008   Aug-14-08 10:00 AM   #130 
     - ?? You have to be kidding me. I am SO glad my parents didn't divorce after my Dad strayed.  krabigirl   Aug-14-08 10:08 AM   #141 
        - I have a family member who "stayed" too. He strayed again.  JeanGrey   Aug-15-08 10:14 PM   #168 
  - Well said  Tangerine LaBamba   Aug-13-08 09:31 PM   #83 
  - It's easy to be a self-righteous ass.  aquart   Aug-13-08 10:24 PM   #87 
  - If sex isn't everything you might tell Edwards and those  JeanGrey   Aug-13-08 10:32 PM   #91 
     - Because a man is nothing but a penis?  aquart   Aug-15-08 07:46 PM   #162 
        - I am ashamed that I live in a society where a woman and her  JeanGrey   Aug-15-08 10:16 PM   #169 
  - Hillary was a damn good candidate!!!  Beacool   Aug-14-08 12:24 AM   #104 
  - same  helderheid   Aug-13-08 03:49 PM   #38 
  - Oh my God..........  springhill   Aug-13-08 06:08 PM   #69 
  - This is a good reason  Marie26   Aug-13-08 01:47 PM   #8 
  - It's not the fact he had a mistress that bothers me  shrike   Aug-13-08 01:51 PM   #10 
  - The lies are really the big issue  liberalpragmatist   Aug-13-08 04:11 PM   #40 
     - We don't have all the info yet, which is worrisome....  Catchawave   Aug-13-08 05:50 PM   #66 
     - It isn't. Check the Enquirer site.  JeanGrey   Aug-13-08 10:33 PM   #92 
  - What a sad, sad situation.  redqueen   Aug-13-08 01:51 PM   #11 
  - I agree.  cwydro   Aug-13-08 02:56 PM   #35 
  - what does she think "staying for the kids" teaches her children?  Scout   Aug-13-08 01:52 PM   #12 
  - For all she knew when she decided to stay  Jake3463   Aug-13-08 02:00 PM   #14 
  - She probably assumed that the kids would never find out  Freddie Stubbs   Aug-13-08 02:14 PM   #20 
  - In her defense...  WriteDown   Aug-13-08 02:15 PM   #21 
  - Why? To satisfy YOUR prurient interest?  aquart   Aug-13-08 10:29 PM   #89 
  - She has terminal cancer. As a mother she is choosing not to disrupt  dadsblacksheep   Aug-13-08 02:48 PM   #29 
  - Think their lives are disrupted now?  JeanGrey   Aug-13-08 10:34 PM   #93 
  - Hey Scout  lwfern   Aug-13-08 05:02 PM   #54 
  - I don't think she has told her kids..........  springhill   Aug-13-08 06:14 PM   #70 
  - sorry, there is no excuse for infidelity  Scout   Aug-14-08 07:30 AM   #112 
  - Yes - fucking around on your spouse DOES make you a pale  Clark2008   Aug-14-08 10:04 AM   #137 
  - How about the possibility of redemption and forgiveness?  aquart   Aug-13-08 10:28 PM   #88 
  - Hear, hear.  Ellen Forradalom   Aug-14-08 12:29 AM   #105 
  - they learn that it's ok to violate trust, to lie, to put your partner at risk  Scout   Aug-14-08 07:32 AM   #113 
     - Yep. Jesus had it completely wrong.  aquart   Aug-15-08 07:35 PM   #161 
  - she doesn't expect to be around to raise them  WillYourVoteBCounted   Aug-14-08 12:37 AM   #106 
  - It teaches them that grown ups work out problems.  sfexpat2000   Aug-14-08 02:53 AM   #111 
  - Amen Scout!  Clark2008   Aug-14-08 10:03 AM   #135 
  - and this is supposed to be praised?  krabigirl   Aug-14-08 10:10 AM   #143 
     - Yes.  Clark2008   Aug-14-08 10:24 AM   #150 
  - I agree, though since she is dying, perhaps she is sparing them one less trauma.  helderheid   Aug-14-08 10:05 AM   #138 
  - Well, I am glad my parents did. And now their marriage is very strong.  krabigirl   Aug-14-08 10:09 AM   #142 
  - I'm tired of this tabloid trash...move along, nothing to see here n/t  BunkerHill24   Aug-13-08 01:59 PM   #13 
  - Elizabeth is a dynamic woman....  VeraAgnes   Aug-13-08 02:10 PM   #16 
  - How about this?  Tangerine LaBamba   Aug-13-08 02:12 PM   #18 
     - Why on earth are you even throwing this out there? Its speculative and stupid.  dadsblacksheep   Aug-13-08 02:49 PM   #30 
     - How about this?  TexasObserver   Aug-13-08 04:23 PM   #44 
     - No evidence to the allegation my friend.  VeraAgnes   Aug-15-08 11:12 AM   #158 
  - I agree with you, he can go to hell. I now wonder how many times he cheated on her BEFORE  katandmoon   Aug-13-08 02:10 PM   #17 
  - Or she cheated on him  Tangerine LaBamba   Aug-13-08 02:12 PM   #19 
  - Well, I feel a little better about Elizabeth "letting" John go forward into the campaign;  defendandprotect   Aug-13-08 02:19 PM   #23 
  - she seemed to me tense during the primaries  MBS   Aug-13-08 02:25 PM   #26 
  - Your Sig Line Says It All.  Binka   Aug-13-08 02:23 PM   #25 
  - No kidding. That statment was completely ignorant. n/t  dadsblacksheep   Aug-13-08 02:49 PM   #31 
  - You have me on "Ignore"?  Tangerine LaBamba   Aug-13-08 02:55 PM   #34 
     - "And so it goes."  sfexpat2000   Aug-13-08 05:35 PM   #60 
  - Why are you changing the story/facts?  October   Aug-14-08 09:16 AM   #120 
  - So all the good he's done in the world is nothing  aquart   Aug-13-08 10:35 PM   #94 
  - Why do you insist it is private? Don't you KNOW what would  JeanGrey   Aug-13-08 10:37 PM   #96 
  - it's never private in today's world when a politician gets caught  TexasObserver   Aug-14-08 09:54 AM   #127 
  - What good has he done?  Clark2008   Aug-14-08 10:07 AM   #140 
  - What good? Do you mean voting for and cheerleading the Iraq fucking war  cali   Aug-15-08 08:07 PM   #163 
  - same here.  helderheid   Aug-14-08 10:07 AM   #139 
  - like it's any of our business. You know, politicians in other countries have affairs - nobody cares.  krabigirl   Aug-14-08 10:11 AM   #144 
  - At this point I hope Edwards goes to jail for obvious money laundering.  Alexander   Aug-13-08 02:19 PM   #24 
  - Oh, boy: "she decided to keep her marriage in tact..."  ForrestGump   Aug-13-08 02:25 PM   #27 
  - Well, I"m disappointed that so many seem to think that  bitchkitty   Aug-13-08 02:47 PM   #28 
  - Which is why we deserve what  Tangerine LaBamba   Aug-13-08 02:56 PM   #36 
  - 1. Is McCain's former affair with Cindi any of our business either?  LittleClarkie   Aug-13-08 04:17 PM   #41 
     - Consider this........  Tangerine LaBamba   Aug-13-08 05:16 PM   #56 
        - You tell it, Tangerine!  bitchkitty   Aug-13-08 05:45 PM   #64 
        - George W - I think he had something going with Condi  RamboLiberal   Aug-13-08 07:01 PM   #77 
        - All right Tangerine  Autumn   Aug-13-08 08:13 PM   #82 
        - How do YOU know?  October   Aug-14-08 09:19 AM   #121 
           - Meanwhile the poster seems to be saying infidelity is a virtue  LittleClarkie   Aug-14-08 10:26 AM   #151 
           - You don't read very well.  Tangerine LaBamba   Aug-14-08 10:46 AM   #154 
  - Count some here among those who 'eat this shit up, with a spoon'.  Blue State Native   Aug-13-08 04:49 PM   #50 
  - Seriously. And I love the self-righteousness. No skeletons in their closets?  krabigirl   Aug-14-08 10:12 AM   #145 
  - "slowly" means ELizabeth sniffed it out on her own  npincus   Aug-13-08 02:50 PM   #33 
  - Unless you've walked in Elizabeth's shoes, you got nothin' to say...  noel711   Aug-13-08 03:45 PM   #37 
  - this place is so holier-than-thou, it makes me want to puke.  krabigirl   Aug-14-08 10:12 AM   #146 
  - the more I hear about this the more I disrespect Edwards for what he did to his wife and family.  book_worm   Aug-13-08 03:50 PM   #39 
  - I know.  cwydro   Aug-14-08 07:57 AM   #116 
  - If you've never been married then maybe you don't know that couples have the most trouble  sfexpat2000   Aug-13-08 04:18 PM   #42 
  - so true- many couples do not survive the loss of a child-  Bluerthanblue   Aug-13-08 04:46 PM   #49 
  - I don't know about. But I have been in a family all of my life.  sfexpat2000   Aug-13-08 04:55 PM   #52 
  - The death of a child often destroys the parents marriage...  MillieJo   Aug-14-08 10:35 AM   #152 
  - Funny, it brought my husband and I closer.  JeanGrey   Aug-13-08 10:38 PM   #97 
     - But that's your marriage and you were fortunate. n/t  sfexpat2000   Aug-15-08 02:44 PM   #159 
  - The correct assumption is he lied to her, repeatedly, and he's still lying to her.  TexasObserver   Aug-13-08 04:19 PM   #43 
  - Dr. Laura, you post here?  sfexpat2000   Aug-13-08 04:24 PM   #45 
  - "dribble out" may not be the best word to use in this instance  grasswire   Aug-13-08 04:32 PM   #46 
  - Is that why she supported his run for President after finding out, too? For the kids?  BlooInBloo   Aug-13-08 04:36 PM   #47 
  - Mebbie she understood more about...  yowzayowzayowza   Aug-13-08 05:23 PM   #57 
     - Yah, maybe that's why she participated in the lie.  BlooInBloo   Aug-13-08 05:33 PM   #59 
  - NO ONE has any right whatsoever to "judge" Elizabeth  Bluerthanblue   Aug-13-08 04:40 PM   #48 
  - What a horrible thing for her to have to go through  48percenter   Aug-13-08 04:49 PM   #51 
  - worse? are you kidding? did you ever read the book or watch the move?  cali   Aug-15-08 08:12 PM   #164 
  - John got caught up in the illusion and Elizabeth is paying dearly for it  OhioBlues   Aug-13-08 05:33 PM   #58 
  - I'll trust Elizabeth's own words from DailyKos before I'll trust badly pharaphrased articles from  jsamuel   Aug-13-08 05:35 PM   #61 
  - My outlook on life changed IMMENSELY ..  Maat   Aug-13-08 05:38 PM   #62 
  - What happened to the feminist generation?  girl gone mad   Aug-13-08 05:40 PM   #63 
  - Why are boomer women cast as victims? That's easy.  sfexpat2000   Aug-13-08 05:47 PM   #65 
  - How can you say that?  Geek_Girl   Aug-13-08 06:26 PM   #73 
  - from what i heard Spitzer's wife knew about him and the hookers  JI7   Aug-13-08 10:06 PM   #84 
     - Why is it  October   Aug-14-08 09:23 AM   #122 
        - the point is that he wasn't really cheating  JI7   Aug-14-08 09:48 AM   #124 
  - Pick up your torches & pitchforks!  8_year_nightmare   Aug-13-08 05:58 PM   #67 
  - ding!  jsamuel   Aug-13-08 06:21 PM   #72 
  - No it's not - The most moving comments I've read  karynnj   Aug-13-08 07:10 PM   #78 
  - Ding Ding! We have a winner! Talk about bitter Obama supporters!  TheGoldenRule   Aug-13-08 11:24 PM   #100 
  - You're not an Obama supporter?  XemaSab   Aug-14-08 02:39 AM   #110 
  - Make sure you alert on that one, kay?  TheGoldenRule   Aug-15-08 10:06 PM   #165 
  - I didn't support anyone in the primaries. I really didn't like the field.  Clark2008   Aug-14-08 10:23 AM   #149 
     - Edwards made a mistake, that does not make him scum. Don't play so holier than thou.  TheGoldenRule   Aug-15-08 10:08 PM   #166 
  - great post!!!  krabigirl   Aug-14-08 10:13 AM   #147 
  - I don't know if this part of the story is true or not but I do know that...  Triana   Aug-13-08 06:07 PM   #68 
  - In an interview with the mistress taped in January of 07, it's  LibDemAlways   Aug-13-08 06:32 PM   #74 
  - How do you confess to an affair *slowly*?  Bucky   Aug-13-08 06:32 PM   #75 
  - IMHO Elizabeth Ferreted Out The Lies, & Flirting And She Slowly Figured It Out  Binka   Aug-13-08 06:54 PM   #76 
     - I almost agree with your diagnosis  Bucky   Aug-13-08 07:11 PM   #79 
     - QFT  TexasObserver   Aug-13-08 08:07 PM   #81 
     - I agree... I think he's never confessed  TorchTheWitch   Aug-13-08 11:18 PM   #99 
  - i feel really bad for her  JI7   Aug-13-08 10:12 PM   #85 
  - There's a PHOTO of him with his "honey" on Dec 29, 2006  SoCalDem   Aug-13-08 10:18 PM   #86 
  - If he turns out to be the father Edwards is toast...nothing worse than a man denying paternity.  Liberal_in_LA   Aug-14-08 01:58 AM   #109 
     - I agree  October   Aug-14-08 09:31 AM   #123 
        - I found it interesting that he denied being the father and  LibDemAlways   Aug-14-08 09:48 AM   #125 
           - Rielle's sister said Edwards set that up, for her to refuse his offer to test.  TexasObserver   Aug-14-08 09:51 AM   #126 
              - Eventually some enterprising paparazzi is going to  LibDemAlways   Aug-14-08 10:00 AM   #128 
  - CBS had story tonight  RamboLiberal   Aug-13-08 10:36 PM   #95 
  - Yes, she's an admirable person.  TexasObserver   Aug-13-08 11:29 PM   #101 
  - People magazine writer was on MSNBC today  Born_A_Truman   Aug-14-08 12:02 AM   #103 
  - Those poor kids  LiberalEsto   Aug-14-08 08:59 AM   #117 
     - the kids will be fine. My Dad cheated at least once, long-term. I am fine. He's human.  krabigirl   Aug-14-08 10:14 AM   #148 
  - Oh, it's the reliable and truthful NY Daily News...NOT!  cynatnite   Aug-13-08 11:31 PM   #102 
  - The Daily News is quoting the People magazine story  RamboLiberal   Aug-14-08 01:09 AM   #107 
     - Daily News, People and Enquirer are all rags...  cynatnite   Aug-14-08 01:25 AM   #108 
        - The deal is her brother and a friend are the persons interviewed  RamboLiberal   Aug-14-08 10:38 AM   #153 
        - It's also a riot when people use them as if they report real news  LittleClarkie   Aug-14-08 10:51 AM   #155 
        - Despite their reputation,  cwydro   Aug-15-08 03:04 PM   #160 
  - she tell her side, via suroagtes, in next "People" magazinne  npincus   Aug-14-08 09:15 AM   #119 
  - Honey....  PCIntern   Aug-14-08 10:01 AM   #131 
  - I have  PCIntern   Aug-14-08 10:02 AM   #132 
  - something  PCIntern   Aug-14-08 10:02 AM   #133 
  - to tell  PCIntern   Aug-14-08 10:02 AM   #134 
  - you...  PCIntern   Aug-14-08 10:03 AM   #136 
  - This story will stay alive for months unless Edwards comes clean  robcon   Aug-14-08 10:53 AM   #156 
     - Edwards is hoping the media loses interest. Judging  LibDemAlways   Aug-14-08 03:04 PM   #157 
 

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