Politicians' Sex Drives Trump High Level Government Crime

Why are sexting, cheating, hooker-buying government officials run out of DC faster than politicians allegedly mixed up in drug cartel murders, perjury, illegal gun trafficking, and widespread cover-ups? In bringing down corrupt attorneys general, presidents, candidates, and politicians, sex scandals trump congressional investigations. The mainstream media's near-blackout of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives Fast and Furious hearings led by Congressman Darrell Issa (R-CA) in May 2011 occurred shortly before big media's obsessive minute-to-minute coverage of former New York Congressman Anthony Weiner's sleazy sexting scandal.  Weiner's indiscretion led to his resignation within a month of the hoopla.  Politicians on both sides of the aisle weighed in on "Weinergate."  The White House called the sordid mess a "distraction." Issa was not so lucky.  Even with dead bodies piling up next to guns bought under Project Gunrunner's Fast and...(Read Full Article)