Why should we be surprised that he may have tried to get flight attendant Anne Marie Smith to perjure herself and sign a false affidavit? The statement that is often repeated in Washington is that if you eliminated all the people in Congress, who have had affairs, you couldn’t get a quorum.Maybe there shouldn’t be a quorum until we clean up the place!
It’s a lot easier for anyone to impress a perfect stranger than it is to impress one’s spouse.
If you doubt me, next time you’re on an airplane, just listen to the conversation around you. Yet, perfect strangers are chattering away keeping you awake.
Have the people of this country really sunk so low that we can’t find enough honest men and women to send to Washington to represent us?
It is time that we rise up and demand more of our elected representatives.
If you will remember, President Clinton was not impeached because of the affair with Monica Lewinsky, he was impeached because he obstructed justice and lied under oath. It was only about sex.” It is time that we, as a nation, admit that we made a mistake in not holding this man accountable.
In the end, the members of our illustrious Senate even let those things slide. The commitment you make to your spouse is the most important commitment you make in your life. Gary Condit, D-Calif., has admitted to an affair with missing Washington intern Chandra Levy, Minority Leader Trent Lott, R-Miss., is calling for Condit’s resignation, which is appropriate if not inconsistent. There are those who are telling us that he has been a good representative. Up until a few weeks ago, Carolyn Condit thought he had been a good husband. I am sitting in my dorm, having just applied Sally Hansen leopard-print press-on nails and wearing a chiffon dress from Forever 21 that my sister told me "looks really expensive." I am waiting to hear from a nerdy but cute guy I'll call Nate*, whom I know from class. I read with interest the numerous other articles, books, and blog posts about the "me, me, me generation" (as Joel Stein calls us), our rejection of chivalry, and our hookup culture — which is supposedly the downfall of college dating. I didn't walk away from my conversation with Nate expecting a bouquet of roses to follow. Nate never wrote or called me that night, even after I texted him at 11 p.m. As to why you got weird." But Nate didn't acknowledge his weirdness. But I didn't have the energy to tell Nate that I was sick of his (and many other guys') assumption that women spend their days plotting to pin down a man and that ignoring me wasn't the kindest way to tell me he didn't want to lead me on. Williams is not the only one thinking about millennials and our potentially hopeless futures for finding love.In her young life she will have had many male authority figures and she has learned to trust them.It doesn’t matter whether it’s a teacher, principal, doctor, boss, or elected leader.Overdressed for the nonoccasion, I quelled my frustration with Trader Joe's maple clusters and reruns of The next morning, I texted Nate again — this time to acknowledge our failed plan: "Bummer about last night. The avoidance — and occasional tight-lipped smiles — continued through the fall semester. He was drunk and apologized for hurting my feelings that night in the fall. The culture of campus dating is broken..at least broken-ish. College kids do it, have always done it, and will always do it, whether they're in relationships or not.