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Sex Scandals and Double Standards

Two parties, two pages, two different outcomes.

Oct 16, 2006, Vol. 12, No. 05 • By CHARLES KRAUTHAMMER
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Unfortunately for them, it was the stuff of bumper stickers and talk show rants. Now perhaps it's the Republicans' turn to be felled by a similarly microcosmic event with plenty of guilt by association. But the Republicans can't complain. They know as well as anyone that the only justice in politics is the poetic kind.

Charles Krauthammer is a contributing editor to THE WEEKLY STANDARD.