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ELIOT SPITZER PROSTITUTION
Former Prostitute Claims Rough Sex With Spitzer
on Spitzer and Weiner
Filmmaker and Writer
The usual gang of idiots over at
have once again set their sights on the dumbest things of the year. 2013 had quite a few dumb things take place in it and, as ever,
took aim at political absurdities.
Where Are the 'Bad' Girls?: Why More Female Politcians Engaged in Scandal Might Be a Good Thing
Political analyst, columnist, author, pollster and professor
Until female politicians are engaged in scandal to the same extent as men and treated equally when their indignities are revealed, we cannot claim to have achieved parity in politics.
WATCH: A Brief History Of Weiner And Spitzer
Power, Bad Behavior and Who We Are
Author, "The Lovers' Tango"
Is it worrisome that our federal government is paralyzed in partisan deadlock? Have we so little expectation of officeholders that we view politics as simply a sideshow; and if we vote at all, do we pull the lever based on nothing more than name recognition?
WATCH: Eliot Spitzer Considers Himself A Feminist
Spitzer and the Future of the Sex Scandal as We Know It
SiriusXM Radio Host & CNN Anchor
There might be more at stake in the race for comptroller of New York City than the future of former Gov. Eliot Spitzer. This could be a final referendum on the sex scandal as we know it, and a reboot on the level of intrusion into the private lives of public servants.
Spitzer: Prostitution Is Exploitative But I Could Not Control My Urges
How Spitzer's Fall Showed He Deserves a Second Chance
Lecturer in Political Science, Yale University
New Yorkers shouldn't sideline Spitzer.They (actually "We;" I'm a New York City voter) should give Spitzer a second chance at wielding power but keep him in harness.
WATCH: Spitzer Tears Up
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One Of Spitzer's Opponents Is An Ex-Madam
Madam Mayor: The Fantastic Quest of "Manhattan Madam" Kristin Davis, Freedom Fighter
With a surprisingly common-sense platform and a core of supporters not know for laziness, Kristin Davis is a force to be reckoned with. At the very least, she will be heard this time around -- starting now.
Brooklyn Boss's Sex Scandal Another New Low for New York
New York Editor-at-Large, The Huffington Post
We pay a lot in taxes in New York. If it's going to medical care for the poor, count me in. If it's going to hush up sexual harassment charges against Vito Lopez, I want a refund.
NYC's Madam Scandal Reveals Gender Bias
Investigative journalist and author
New York's tabloids have been going crazy over the story of the "soccer mom Madam" who is alleged to have served up Eastern Europe's finest young exports to some of the richest men in America. But why are the women indicted, while the clients get off -- literally and figuratively?
So, What Did Eliot Spitzer Have To Say?
Men Behaving Like Creeps: A Quiz
Richard B. Woodward
Arts Critic in New York
Male politicians have never been celebrated for their fidelity to their wives or their general propriety with women. Thomas Jefferson was a founding father in more ways than one.
Ensign Scandal Reminds Us of the Double Standard Placed on Gays and Lesbians
PhD Candidate, Harvard University - www.rupertrussell.com
My issue here is not that we do not prosecute our politicians adequately but the double standard that is placed on heterosexual and homosexual relationships.
Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer
Marcia G. Yerman
Writer on women's issues, human rights, environment and culture
Director Alex Gibney's account is a story with a motley cast of characters that only a screenwriter could dream up. It is a political intrigue tale, missing only a definitive "Deep Throat" anchor.
Democratic Double Standards and the Sacrifice of Eliot Spitzer
Writing smart, arousing romance while deciphering world events.
When I turn on CNN to see Eliot Spitzer as a pundit, then look around at today's crop of gutless wonders currently leading the Democratic Party, the only people I see winning from keeping Spitzer out of public office is Republicans.
Eliot Spitzer's Perfect Storm of High Finance, Hubris, Hostility, and Hookers
San Francisco-based arts critic
A lot of politicians get caught with their pants around their ankles, but Spitzer was different.
Sex for Sale: Legalized Prostitution Hurts Human Trafficking Victims
Author and Communcations Professional; M.S. in Global Affairs
Whether or not anyone would willingly choose to prostitute themselves is a separate debate. To the extent that legitimized prostitution increases the demand for human trafficking, a contemporary form of slavery, it must be condemned.
Exclusive Clip: Spitzer Compares Himself To Icarus
Please Don't Feed the Narcissist: The Fantasia Barrino Follies
Here I am, writing another piece regarding an
spawn, and hating myself for it.
Client Number Nine, Spitzer, and Second Chances
Spitzer's wasting of taxpayer money and time while canoodling with prostitutes as "Client number nine" was reprehensible. However, America has an unspoken rule on forgiveness.
A Meaningful Life: Is It Possible for Eliot Spitzer?
Author, 'The New Lawyer's Handbook: 101 Things They Don't Teac...
Like many others, I followed the rise and fall of Eliot Spitzer. Like many others, I asked the age-old question, "Why would someone who has so much to lose, do what he did?"
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