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Mark Sanford Affair

Tiger Woods And The Sandtrap Of Entitlement

Dr. Judith Rich | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Judith Rich

Tiger, intoxicated with fame and fortune, felt he could fly as high as he wanted and that somehow the sun's heat would make an exception, or the law of gravity would be suspended.

Jenny Sanford Jon Stewart 'Staying True' Interview: 'There's Nobody Cheaper Than This Guy' (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

On Monday night, South Carolina first lady Jenny Sanford went on 'The Daily Show' to talk divorce, life after the Governor's mansion, and whether Gov....

Jenny Sanford: The Smart Wife

Abigail Pesta | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Abigail Pesta

Ms. Sanford talks about her career, her husband and her life in the March issue of Marie Claire.

Jenny Sanford: 'Cheap' Mark Sanford Dropped 'Faithful' From Wedding Vows

AP / Huffington Post | By BRUCE SMITH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CHARLESTON, S.C. -- In a new memoir, South Carolina first lady Jenny Sanford writes that Gov. Mark Sanford sought her advice about his romance and how...

SNL Mocks Media For Ignoring Political Affairs While Reveling In Tiger's (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

"Saturday Night Live" opened yesterday with a skit mocking both the sexual indiscretions of politicians and how little attention is given them by the ...

Jenny Sanford's Latest Enterprise: NYT | ROBBIE BROWN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

She is writing a memoir, "Staying True," to be released in April by Ballantine Books, about grappling with her husband's marital infidelity. She has a...

Mark Sanford Wants To Reconcile With Wife

AP | JIM DAVENPORT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford said Thursday he still wants to reconcile with the first lady even though Jenny Sanford has ma...

Why Do We Care About Tiger Woods?

Ed Gurowitz, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Ed Gurowitz, Ph.D.

Once we've conflated celebrity with power, it's inevitable that we will see a celebrity's errors as a betrayal. We made him famous, we imputed power to him, and then he took advantage of it.

Clinton Press Secretary: Sanford Should Have Stopped Talking

Live 5 News | Hatzel Vela | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Spin doctors save politicians from their personal disasters. Governor Mark Sanford's spin doctors didn't take the right steps, said Mike McCurry, for...

Rita Allison Files Suit Over Letter Alleging Sanford Affair

AP | SEANNA ADCOX | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — A South Carolina legislator has filed a defamation lawsuit over an anonymous letter mailed to her Spartanburg County constituen...

Bauer: Sanford And I Are Not Talking | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Once again, Bauer reiterated Sanford was ruining the state's reputation on the national radar and urged the governor to resign. He said he expects a "...

From Death Panel to Death Spiral

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Schweitzer

The GOP is not the party of small government and lower taxes. They are the Party of borrow and spend, big government and sex scandals.

Gov. Sanford Used State Aircraft To Travel To Vacation Spots, Kids' Sporting Events, His Hairdresser: AP Investigation

AP | JIM DAVENPORT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford used state aircraft for personal and political trips, often bringing along his wife and childr...

Love, Politics and The Media

Barbara Probst Solomon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Barbara Probst Solomon

Though we have elevated women to prime political positions, the media has cast female politicians in an odd, almost asexual maternal role. They're not allowed to wander off the territory.

Revenge, European Style

Eva Nagorski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Eva Nagorski

Europe's political wives are no longer standing by their men. In fact, they're more inclined to stand anywhere where they can give them a good clean kick in the derriere.

Sanford To Go On European Vacation With Family

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford and his family are heading to Europe for a long-planned family vacation. Sanford would not sa...

More People Want Chats With Mark Sanford After Affair

AP | MEG KINNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

GREER, S.C. — South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford says it's time for him to put aside discussions of his extramarital affair and get back to work g...

South Carolina Republican Wants Investigation Of Sanford Affair

The Greenville News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. David Thomas said Thursday he plans to chair hearings into whether Gov. Mark Sanford spent any state money on his yearlong affair with an Argenti...

Handling the "Whoopses": Judge Sotomayor and The Art of Fixing a Misspeak.

Michael Maslansky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Maslansky

In today's age of the media microscope, every judge, politician or CEO has at least one "whoops" that they wish they hadn't said or done. The challenge is in how well you handle your critics.

Sanford skips meetings

AP | JIM DAVENPORT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford headed out of state Wednesday for personal time with his wife, as the two try to reconcile, an...

Jason Linkins

Sanford's Media Emails: News Orgs Offered Friendly Spin [UPDATE] | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Remember, not too long ago, South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford just disappeared off the face of the earth to gently strum Spandau Ballet ballads on ...

Sanford's Affair Might Have Jeopardized His Top-Secret Clearance

US News and World Report | Paul Bedard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford's love-struck romp in Buenos Aires with his Argentine "soul mate" wasn't just a threat to his marriage, job, and pre...

Before She Met Mark: Jenny Sanford's Wall Street Past

Fortune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Long before she was the sad-eyed First Lady of The Palmetto State, Jenny Sullivan Sanford was a well-respected investment banker at Lazard Freres. In ...

Shut Up Sanford: Stewart Begs The S.C. Gov To Zip It (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

As Jon Stewart pointed out last night, Mark Sanford is the luckiest man in the world: After confessing to an affair that could kill his political amb...

Jenny Sanford: 'I Am Willing To Forgive Mark'

Huffington Post | Lila Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

More news from the Sanford camp. Jenny Sanford, wife of the love sick Gov. has just broken silence, for the first time since Gov. Sanford's AP interv...