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John Edwards Scandal

Four New Careers for John Edwards

David Macaray | Posted 08.06.2012 | Comedy
David Macaray

With the law and politics now off-limits, John Edwards will need to find something else to do. Even though he's rich, he'll need to work. Here are four careers he might consider.

Federal Judge Refuses To Dismiss Criminal Charges Against John Edwards

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.27.2011 | Politics

On Thursday, a federal judge in North Carolina refused to dismiss criminal charges against John Edwards, local station WTVD reports. U.S. District...

John Edwards Indictment Could Reportedly Be Days Away

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A week after John Edwards was called to testify on a sex tape supposedly depicting him involved in a sexual act with former campaign videographer and ...

Andrew Young: John Edwards Still Seeing Rielle Hunter

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Though most of the country now considers John Edwards persona non grata, the former North Carolina Senator may still have one devotee -- his mistress ...

Andrew Young Reveals New Details About John Edwards Sex Tape, Pregnancy Plans


Former John Edwards' aide Andrew Young, who covered up the Democratic presidential candidate's affair, said when he cleaned up his house after his ro...

A Pulitzer For The National Enquirer's Investigation Of John Edwards Scandal?

Politics Daily | Emily Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The National Enquirer is a supermarket tabloid, but the time has come for the media elite to admit that it has an excellent investigative reporting te...

John Edwards Divorce Planned By Wife Elizabeth: National Enquirer

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Elizabeth Edwards is planning to divorce her husband John, according to the National Enquirer. Elizabeth Edwards has finally had enough - she's threa...

Edwards Scandal Baby Photo: Rielle Hunter's Daughter Celebrates First Birthday

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Fox News has a picture of Rielle Hunter celebrating her daughter's first birthday, which the network says "speaks for itself": Former Sen. John Ed...

Gabe Sherman's Eye-Opening Backstory On The Enquirer/Edwards Story

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Wow. If you ever needed evidence that the cover-up is worse than the crime, look no further than Gabe Sherman's fantastic piece, posted on the New Rep...

Former Edwards Finance Chair Says He Was Unaware Of Affair

McClatchy Newspapers | Lorenzo Perez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The former campaign finance chairman for John Edwards said this morning he was unaware of Edwards' affair with campaign videographer Rielle Hunter whe...

Thank You, John Edwards

Erik Ose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Erik Ose

Because Edwards is out of office, not on the ballot, and now out of the running for a convention speech, VP slot or cabinet post, the scandal will have little effect on Democrats' chances this fall.

Edwards Took Mistress on 2006 Presidential Announcement Tour

Washington Post | Garance Franke-Ruta | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Well, you gotta give him one thing: the man has chutzpah. Photographs distributed by wire services and posted online by technology blogger Robert Sco...

Elizabeth Edwards Drank Her Husband's Kool-Aid And Became His "Ambition Enabler"

Bonnie Fuller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bonnie Fuller

Here's why Elizabeth was willing to believe her husband could cheat and STILL run for president.

Newsweek Reporter: What Rielle Hunter Told Me

Newsweek | Jonathan Darman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The first time I laid eyes on Rielle Hunter, I could tell she was a story. She had frizzy blond hair with DARK roots, wore bright nail polish and move...

John Edwards Is A Good Guy, After All

Disgrasian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

While we're never surprised to hear that a married politician has stepped out on his wife with one or a million "other women"--often the type with unreasonably puffy bangs and the kind of teeth that beg for fluoride (or something)--it never fails to disappoint us to find out that another one of our potential leading men is, simply, a dog.

Edwards Love Child, Yawn

John McQuaid | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
John McQuaid

It sure looks like Edwards is a hypocrite who misrepresented himself by showcasing his wife and kids so prominently in the campaign.