One day, I stepped off the treadmill and picked up the phone. I didn't even know what I was doing. But I found myself calling a publication that had left a voicemail about Rielle Hunter. I was going to confirm the affair.
While much has been written about the National Enquirer's scoop, the key element of how Edwards was caught has never been told -- until now.
Now is the time for all presidential candidates to come to the aid of their egos. Former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty this week joined Newt Gingri...
Elizabeth Edwards will be ever remembered as a woman who offered hope to the suffering. She was fierce, brilliant, and authentic in her reasoning and her pleas on their behalf.
The news of Elizabeth Edwards' death on Tuesday saddened me on many levels, not only the way in which her 32-year marriage to John came to an end, but...
Although we would all long for idyllic lives, Edwards knew that the road of life can be tumultuous and full of unexpected twists and turns, and that meaning is culled from gratitude, faith, and relationships.
I had no idea who she was in 2003 when I met Elizabeth Edwards while covering a debate for the Democratic nomination.
When Edwards was honoree at Consumer Watchdog's dinner, she had an audience of hundreds sobbing. Not just for herself, who was at the time fighting off the metastasized cancer that nearly killed her, but for the empathy of her words and her strength of belief in social justice.
When I first heard that Elizabeth Edwards had asked her husband to continue with his campaign and that she would continue to do so, too, in my heart I judged her. For several moments, I felt I knew better what Elizabeth Edwards should do than she, herself.
You might think that if someone is powerful enough, say ... omnipotent, then anger would be unnecessary. And yet it makes a lot of sense that we humans would expect God to get angry.
Each time campaign season heats up, the public is on alert. They say most people vote more on character, perception, or gut feeling, i.e. who they lik...
Secretary Clinton is in the midst of probably the most intense and arguably most important diplomatic talks in years, and what are some of the newspapers writing about? The length of her hair!
He is full blown married and if you have good chemistry with him, you will bond and he will be unavailable and you just entered into a mess. You deserve a great guy like that, but one who can be there for you.
Think about how unfathomable it would be for interracial marriage to still be illegal today. Well, this narrow-minded, infuriating, fear-based effort to keep gays from marrying is just as unfathomable.
Instead of staying planted in bitterness, I recommend leaving your emotional baggage at home and packing your travel bags with a few cute outfits, some sexy lingerie, and a new attitude.
Gaffes seem to be gushing as much as Gulf Coast oil. Why do some public people in the public's crosshairs self-immolate while others endure and prevail?