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karynnj Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-07-09 11:15 PM
Response to Reply #77
78. No, I'm not
you said:


Both are to blame. Edwards couldn't have cheated unless Hunter made herself available.


All I said was that "Edwards couldn't have cheated unless Hunter made herself available." was not necessarily true. He "could" have cheated with someone else.
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  -Was Elizabeth Edwards Too Harsh on Reille Hunter ? erpowers  May-07-09 06:14 PM   #0 
  - It does take two  Sanity Claws   May-07-09 06:16 PM   #1 
  - You mean Hunter was the only available female who could have interested JRE?  karynnj   May-07-09 06:30 PM   #20 
     - No  Sanity Claws   May-07-09 07:40 PM   #53 
        - You said it wouldn't have happened, had Hunter not been "available"  karynnj   May-07-09 09:09 PM   #69 
           - You are making things up  Sanity Claws   May-07-09 09:46 PM   #77 
              - No, I'm not  karynnj   May-07-09 11:15 PM   #78 
  - I don't think what Elizabeth said was too harsh at all. n/t  quiller4   May-07-09 06:16 PM   #2 
  - I personally think the unfaithful spouse should get 95% of the blame  LostinVA   May-07-09 06:17 PM   #3 
  - yes, and it seems especially when it's a married man involved  JI7   May-07-09 06:21 PM   #9 
  - Exactly -- double standard  LostinVA   May-07-09 06:25 PM   # 
  - Cuckold..  Fumesucker   May-07-09 11:41 PM   #84 
     - No. That word means man whose wife has an affair.  JVS   May-08-09 12:17 AM   #88 
  - I agree, but I also think a person who sleeps with someone  Midlodemocrat   May-07-09 07:14 PM   #41 
  - I agree with you.  JerseygirlCT   May-07-09 07:49 PM   #59 
  - I agree!  trayfoot   May-07-09 09:46 PM   #75 
  - Yup. That's my defense. I haven't vowed shit!  JVS   May-08-09 12:16 AM   #87 
  - WTF do you expect???  Taverner   May-07-09 06:17 PM   #4 
  - how did she cheat ? she wasn't married to anyone, it was John who was married  JI7   May-07-09 06:22 PM   #12 
  - I'm not saying she deserves blame - just that you can UNDERSTAND the anger  Taverner   May-07-09 06:25 PM   #16 
  - cheating the social contract  LanternWaste   May-07-09 06:33 PM   #22 
  - except for the breaking the vows and betrayal part  cali   May-07-09 06:36 PM   #24 
  - Women who sleep with other women's husbands are slime.  Inspired   May-07-09 06:41 PM   #29 
  - Absolutely.  mix   May-07-09 07:11 PM   #40 
  - +1  Midlodemocrat   May-07-09 07:15 PM   #42 
  - Rec! Equal blame to both the slimey bastids!  Lisa0825   May-07-09 07:29 PM   #50 
  - exactly! n/t  arthritisR_US   May-07-09 11:18 PM   #79 
  - aiding and abetting, that's how  northernlights   May-07-09 07:26 PM   #47 
     - Well said! n/t  Blue Diadem   May-07-09 09:06 PM   #66 
     - you are dead on IMHO! n/t  arthritisR_US   May-07-09 11:20 PM   #80 
  - But Hunter didn't cheat. John cheated.  JVS   May-08-09 12:18 AM   #89 
     - Like I said, I'm not saying it was her fault - just that I understand Elizabeth's anger  Taverner   May-08-09 09:34 AM   #100 
  - I agree with you. He's the one who should be punished.  clydefrand   May-07-09 06:18 PM   #5 
  - I think he has, and continues to be, punished.  Inspired   May-07-09 06:42 PM   #30 
  - that part of the interview was very revealing including the part about the baby  JI7   May-07-09 06:18 PM   #6 
  - I agree with both Elizabeth and you - women should have enough respect for their sisters...  polichick   May-07-09 06:18 PM   #7 
  - to answer your quesiton - no  nini   May-07-09 06:19 PM   #8 
  - No. n/t  pleah   May-07-09 06:21 PM   #10 
  - No. I don't believe so. Yes you have to have two people  JeanGrey   May-07-09 06:21 PM   #11 
  - I'll say I'm in no position to judge  gratuitous   May-07-09 06:23 PM   #13 
  - Yep.  aquart   May-07-09 06:40 PM   #28 
  - when I was young,  knowbody0   May-07-09 06:24 PM   #14 
  - A natural human reaction  newinnm   May-07-09 06:25 PM   #15 
  - Being blindsided by a spouse/SO who cheats can make you act in ways  Lex   May-07-09 06:26 PM   #17 
  - Rielle replace Elizabeth?????  FarCenter   May-07-09 06:29 PM   #18 
  - Like Monica, she is said to have thought what all of us here (in both cases)  karynnj   May-07-09 06:38 PM   #26 
  - I agree that John should take most of the blame...but  samplegirl   May-07-09 06:29 PM   #19 
  - "Should" is really useless here.  aquart   May-07-09 06:32 PM   #21 
  - I think the most important thing here is that Elizabeth finds peace.  Inspired   May-07-09 06:46 PM   #32 
  - I'm sure hubby heard/experienced plenty of her rage/hurt, and will continue to do so....  BlooInBloo   May-07-09 06:36 PM   #23 
  - No, Elizabeth Edwards was not too harsh!  handmade34   May-07-09 06:37 PM   #25 
  - No, she was not too harsh. She is right. She should also be furious at John.  Inspired   May-07-09 06:40 PM   #27 
  - Reille Hunter sounds like a skanky piece of trash  RainDog   May-07-09 06:43 PM   #31 
  - Yes, it is common. Most of us don't understand this behavior.  Inspired   May-07-09 06:48 PM   #34 
  - What RainDog said  sandnsea   May-07-09 06:53 PM   #37 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-07-09 11:34 PM   #82 
     - Her attempt at public humiliation doesn't make me respect her.  noamnety   May-08-09 05:39 AM   #99 
  - Dude! Where have you been????  Midlodemocrat   May-07-09 07:16 PM   #43 
  - here and there... occasionally here  RainDog   May-07-09 07:23 PM   #45 
     - We've missed you in chez lounge, doll face.  Midlodemocrat   May-07-09 07:26 PM   #48 
  - John Edwards Chose to Cheat  erpowers   May-07-09 08:51 PM   #63 
     - He could have done some damn research...  MonteLukast   May-08-09 10:12 AM   #105 
  - Well whatever she said probably didn't feel harsh enough to Mrs Edwards  LaurenG   May-07-09 06:47 PM   #33 
  - She's not being hard enough.  Dappleganger   May-07-09 06:48 PM   #35 
  - no  noiretextatique   May-07-09 06:53 PM   #36 
  - No, I wouldn't expect her to be cozy or forgiving of that woman.  firedupdem   May-07-09 06:58 PM   #38 
  - Rielle made no vows to Elizabeth. John did. Neither are guiltless -  lynne   May-07-09 07:01 PM   #39 
  - Rielle and John were both to blame, but it's her husband who should have had enough respect...  Vektor   May-07-09 07:19 PM   #44 
  - Haha so you think EE did not give JE hell. What are you 10 years old?  ThirdWorldJohn   May-07-09 07:26 PM   #46 
  - Elizabeth's feelings are understandable  varelse   May-07-09 07:27 PM   #49 
  - No, she's not.  LWolf   May-07-09 07:31 PM   #51 
  - Sounds pretty normal to me..  stillcool   May-07-09 07:34 PM   #52 
  - Have you read "The Story of My Life"...???  regnaD kciN   May-07-09 07:44 PM   #54 
  - She is a great deal like the character and there are  quiller4   May-07-09 08:47 PM   #62 
  - Obviously, JE must not have read the book.  MonteLukast   May-07-09 09:33 PM   #71 
  - She also was regularly raped by her father  LostinVA   May-08-09 05:25 AM   #98 
  - No but  Generator   May-07-09 07:44 PM   #55 
  - If you seriously think Elizabeth is at fault for not "empathising" with this woman;  Dutch   May-08-09 04:21 AM   #96 
  - No - there is blame enough for both john and reille  stray cat   May-07-09 07:45 PM   #56 
  - She was actually too nice if you ask me. Rielle is a skank and  SCRUBDASHRUB   May-07-09 07:47 PM   #57 
  - She chose to have an affair with a man she knew was married  JerseygirlCT   May-07-09 07:47 PM   #58 
  - If Ms. Hunter  madamesilverspurs   May-07-09 07:50 PM   # 
  - +1 nt  Critters2   May-07-09 09:02 PM   #65 
  - LOL !  Catchawave   May-08-09 09:46 AM   #103 
  - i dont respect the person that is willing ot hurt another, especially as the other did nothing  seabeyond   May-07-09 07:50 PM   #60 
  - Elizabeth probably has dreams of Hunter  zalinda   May-07-09 08:30 PM   #61 
  - I'd have more sympathy for John...  liberalpragmatist   May-07-09 08:56 PM   #64 
  - My take on this:  MonteLukast   May-07-09 09:29 PM   #70 
  - I'm sorry you had to go through that.  CitizenLeft   May-08-09 12:33 AM   #91 
  - No - Hunter knew John was married, and that his wife was ill. She knew he was  jillan   May-07-09 09:08 PM   #67 
  - So did John.  Medusa   May-07-09 09:35 PM   #72 
  - And why didn't he use a damn condom?  MonteLukast   May-07-09 09:41 PM   #74 
  - Why the hell did he fall for her in the first place?  MonteLukast   May-07-09 09:40 PM   #73 
  - No, she wasn't too hard on Reille Hunter (phony name for scammer)  TexasObserver   May-07-09 09:09 PM   #68 
  - Well yes and no  cherish44   May-07-09 09:46 PM   #76 
  - No. But Rielle Hunter was "harsh" on Elizabeth Edwards.  mzmolly   May-07-09 11:23 PM   #81 
  - That's exactly what I was talking about in my reply above.  MonteLukast   May-07-09 11:38 PM   #83 
     - While I have a certain disdain, I actually pity  mzmolly   May-08-09 12:10 AM   #85 
  - 100% of the blame belongs with John Edwards  XemaSab   May-08-09 12:14 AM   #86 
  - The entire interview was quite depressing.  FrenchieCat   May-08-09 12:26 AM   #90 
  - Apparently, Elizabeth isn't living with your version of reality.  EFerrari   May-08-09 12:36 AM   #92 
     - The OP posed a question, and so  FrenchieCat   May-08-09 12:45 AM   #93 
     - As for your putting Elizabeth Edwards on a pedestal  FrenchieCat   May-08-09 12:50 AM   #94 
        - Elizabeth Edwards is a very gifted woman. She doesn't need me  EFerrari   May-08-09 01:06 AM   #95 
  - No, of course not. Sheesh.  Dutch   May-08-09 04:23 AM   #97 
  - No.  H2O Man   May-08-09 09:39 AM   #101 
  - No nt  Crabby Appleton   May-08-09 09:45 AM   #102 
  - That's easy to answer  leftynyc   May-08-09 10:06 AM   #104 
 

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