Report: Marco Rubio Advisor Pushed Nikki Haley Affair Smear

Presidential hopeful Marco Rubio has largely stayed out of the childish sparring that has thus far defined the Republican presidential race. He seems to be the steady, even-tempered alternative in a sea full of hot-headed, bombastic, red men. But, according to a BuzzFeed report, one of Rubio’s main advisors is… »10/26/15 9:37am10/26/15 9:37am


Did a Wild Rumor of an Affair with a Congresswoman Cause McCarthy to Drop Out of the Speaker Race?

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy very, very, very abruptly dropped out of the race to become House Speaker just now. Chaos reigns. Gossipers on the right side of the aisle are heavily implying that McCarthy bailed to avoid having an alleged extramarital affair with Congresswoman Renee Ellmers of North Carolina… »10/08/15 3:45pm10/08/15 3:45pm

Showtime's The Affair Reflects Real Marriages More Than You Think


On Showtime’s hit series The Affair, premiering October 4th for a second season, Dominic West plays Noah Solloway, a man who seems to have it all: Happily (and faithfully) married to his first love Helen (Maura Tierney) for seventeen years; four healthy children; financial stability; a newly published novel; and a… »10/04/15 12:45pm10/04/15 12:45pm

Michigan State Rep Who Invented Gay Sex Scandal to Cover Up Hetero Affair Resigns

Michigan State Representative Todd Courser, who circulated bizarre gay sex scandal rumors about himself to cover up the affair he was having with fellow representative Cindy Gamrat, resigned from his state House seat late last night. At the same time, Gamrat was expelled in a 91-12 vote. »9/11/15 12:40pm9/11/15 12:40pm

Philandering Politician Blames Mafia, Thanks Jesus in 1,900 Word Facebook Rant

Last week, the Detroit News broke the rather curious story of Michigan State Representative Todd Courser, who tried to cover up the affair he was having with a fellow state rep by inventing a gay sex scandal. That didn’t work. Now, Courser is indicating that the shadowy-sounding “Lansing Mafia” is responsible for his… »8/17/15 2:50pm8/17/15 2:50pm

PA Republican Is Sleeping With Airline Lobbyist, Blames 'Liberal Media'

Congressman Bill Shuster, a Pennsylvania Republican who chairs the House Committee on Transportation, admitted to Politico Thursday that he has a “private and personal relationship” with a woman who works as a lobbyist for the airline industry. His staff is working on a bill that would reform the Federal Aviation… »4/17/15 10:50am4/17/15 10:50am

Susan Sarandon and David Bowie Once Had a Freaky Deaky Love Affair

Susan Sarandon recently chatted with The Daily Beast's Marlow Stern to promote her new film The Last of Robin Hood and as far as celebrity interviews go, this one was pretty damn great. Sarandon talked about psychedelic mushrooms, why she doesn't like Woody Allen (hint: it's probably part of the reason why you don't… »7/25/14 4:00pm7/25/14 4:00pm

I'm Sorry For Making You Read Rielle Hunter's Hilarious Apology Letter

Well, America: you win. Rielle Hunter, who burned herself into the public's eyeballs after an affair with then-married-to-a-cancer-patient Presidential candidate John Edwards that resulted in a child and a short lived career giving jaw droppingly gross interviews, is sorry. She's so sorry she did all those things she… »10/15/13 4:15pm10/15/13 4:15pm

The Recession Has Taken All the Fun and Extramarital Sex Out of Italy

Ah, August. As we learned through repeat viewings of The Seven Year Itch, it's really the perfect time for the married man to let loose and let his wife do the same, having her run off to that beautiful second home, as he lives it up in the city, spending sweaty nights between the sheets with his much younger sexy… »8/27/13 12:40pm8/27/13 12:40pm

'I Know You Better Than You Know Yourself:' Why Men Cheat With Their Biographers

Do women know men better than those men know themselves? Probably not, but the hopeful expectation that they do is one of the most irresistible (and under-acknowledged) drivers of extramarital affairs. The resignation of CIA director David Petraeus following the revelation of an extramarital affair, like the John… »11/12/12 1:40pm11/12/12 1:40pm

Americans Find Just About Everything More Sinful Than Birth Control

For all the chest beating and wailing and carrying on about the Obama administration's contraception mandate in the Affordable Care Act, you'd think that this country was embroiled in a coast to coast battle that pits a staunch moral majority against a small, active tide of unstoppable vaginas demanding sexual… »5/23/12 6:30pm5/23/12 6:30pm

Horrible John Edwards and Horrible Mistress No Longer Boning

Ex-Presidential candidate and horrible person John Edwards and the mother of his extramarital daughter that he conceived while his wife was dying of cancer, ex-videographer and horrible person Rielle Hunter, have reportedly stopped making out in public, and this has led some local busybodies to conclude that they must… »4/23/12 12:35pm4/23/12 12:35pm

Herman Cain's Mistress Is The Most Boring Mistress Ever

Herman Cain's alleged mistress Ginger White took to Good Morning America this morning, where George Stephanopoulos tried to ask her a bunch of gotcha questions and White responded by successfully avoiding saying one interesting thing. How is it that she's so boring? Her name's Ginger! She was flown all around the… »11/30/11 11:10am11/30/11 11:10am

Schwarzenegger's Alleged Former Mistress: There Were "So Many" Other Women

For Arnold Schwarzenegger — actor, Terminator and former governor — his marriage may be ending, but the buzz about his personal life has only just begun. One woman who claims to have had an affair with Schwarzenegger while he was married insists she was one of many ladies with whom he was having sex. »5/16/11 4:45pm5/16/11 4:45pm