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Get Ready to Call Eliot Spitzer City Comptroller

Dominic Carter | Posted 09.18.2013 | New York
Dominic Carter

"Are there more prostitutes involved?" I asked. Spitzer: "No, no, and..." I cut him off and followed up with, "Only one?" That was the only time he seemed to be caught off guard.

What Really Makes 'The Good Wife' Great

The New Yorker | Posted 02.27.2012 | Home

When The Good Wife premiered, on CBS in 2009, it appeared to have a simple premise: it was a meditation on the political wife who stood by her man. Th...

Why The French View Political Wives Differently

The Huffington Post | Claire Gordon | Posted 12.20.2011 | Home

In the U.S., when a political wife stands by her disgraced husband, she becomes an object of pity and fascination. What pain teems behind her frozen e...

AshleyMadison's CEO Thinks Affairs Help Keep Marriages Together--Do You?

Jill Brooke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jill Brooke

Do affairs lead to divorce? Noel Biderman, the CEO of, the web's premier site for wannabe adulterers, doesn't think so. With 8.5 m...

Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer (A Mayor Koch Review)

Ed Koch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ed Koch

This documentary deals with the fall of former New York governor Eliot Spitzer, who while in office, used an escort service that charged upwards of $2...

Stunning Silda Steps Out

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Forget that other woman linked to Eliot Spitzer, it was his wife Silda who was burning up the red carpet Tuesday night. Looking beautiful in blue (an...

An Inconvenient Truth: Al And Tipper No More

Michelle Schweiger Schecter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Michelle Schweiger Schecter

It's the curious case of Tipper and the former Veep Of conduct untoward we haven't heard a peep While there's no sign of a jaunt down the Appalachian ...

A New Book Urges Wannabe Brides To Settle -- Look What Happened to Jenny Sanford for Following That Advice

Jill Brooke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jill Brooke

Jenny Sanford's book is called Staying True written because her husband wasn't true blue. Of all her revelations, one sticks out in my mind.

Elizabeth Edwards Reportedly Thinks Serial Cheating Is Worse Than an Affair. Do You?

Jill Brooke | Posted 11.17.2011 | Home
Jill Brooke

The truth is that most women who marry powerful men find it easier to accept serial cheaters vs. having them involved with one special person. But Elizabeth Edwards reportedly feels differently.

"Victims" of Infidelity?

Ruth Bettelheim, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ruth Bettelheim, Ph.D.

In the news articles and op-ed pieces about extramarital affairs, there is always a perpetrator and a victim. These are stories about Good and Evil, the righteous and the sinner.

Elizabeth Edwards: The Lies that Bind

Deborah King | Posted 11.17.2011 | Home
Deborah King

Elizabeth Edwards is an undoubtedly smart woman who is living out the pain that comes from the old and outmoded beliefs about men and women that unkno...

Arianna and Silda Wall Spitzer on The Time of Our Lives

Elizabeth Hemmerdinger | Posted 11.17.2011 | Home
Elizabeth Hemmerdinger

On March 31, 2009, attorney Silda Wall Spitzer and Arianna Huffington were the headliners at a luncheon held by Womens Voices for Change. The theme of the day was personal reinvention.

This Week in Magazines: Michelle, Carla and Silda: Hero, Badass and the Humiliated

James Warren | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
James Warren

Dahling, you must get the latest Vogue. The March issue of the longtime fashion arbiter gives us a radiant Michelle Obama on the cover and a reverent tale.

Bush the Teflon Man

Logan Nakyanzi Pollard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Logan Nakyanzi Pollard

Perhaps it was the sexual nature of Eliot Spitzer's offenses that made the shame stick. That and the fact that the former NY governor admitted he did wrong. Bush by contrast is today's Teflon man.

Ashley Dupre Interview: "I Have A Lot Of Depth"

People | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

She was the tabloid sensation at the center of the sex scandal that brought down New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer. But in her very first interview, Ashley ...

Tales of the Real-Life Sex Workers Part II; Or, Wherein Our Prediction About Xaviera Hollander Was Affirmed

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

We wrote last week of the Eliot Spitzer scandal side media trend of examining the lives of actual prostitutes and the phenomenon of prostitution in ge...

Leave Silda Alone! Erica Jong Tells People To Butt Out On "Reliable Sources"

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Jong was incredulous that so many people felt it was their place to judge, opine, psychoanalyze or otherwise comment on a private marriage, as well as the decision of Silda Spitzer to stand by her man.

Ashley Alexandra Dupre: How Much Is Her Story Worth?

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Update: Ashley Dupre Nude pictures hit the web Update: Larry Flynt has offered $1 M should she pose for Hustler ** According to reports, Eliot Spitze...

Eliot Spitzer Shops Plan To Start Vulture Fund

NY Sun | JACOB GERSHMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Eliot Spitzer, in his first big business venture since he was shamed out of office by a prostitution scandal, is shopping around a plan to start a vul...

Rachel Sklar on CNN's "Election Center" Talking About L'Affaire Spitzer

Huff TV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Huff TV

Rachel Sklar was on CNN's "Election Center" hosted by Campbell Brown last night, talking about the new developments in the Eliot Spitzer scandal with ...