Skip to comments.John Edwards' Main Source of Hush Money Was 101-Year-Old Woman
Posted on 05/04/2012 8:03:51 AM PDT by ConservativeStatement
The key person funding John Edwards' cover up of his affair was a 101-year-old philanthropist who had swooned over the Democratic presidential contender in 2007.
Rachel "Bunny" Mellon was so taken with Edwards after meeting him at her Virginia estate in 2005 that she lent her personal plane to take him home to North Carolina, her confidante Bryan Huffman told the jury at Edwards' trial.
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>>Main Source of Hush Money Was 101-Year-Old Woman
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ROLLING STONE(d), 2007:
If he weren’t rich, handsome and so well married, you might feel a little sorry for John Edwards. Never before in the 231-year history of our republic have the inalienable traits that Edwards possesses — his fair skin and a Y chromosome — been anything but a prerequisite for presidential politics. Today, his race and gender stand a chance of derailing his campaign altogether. “There’s a lot of democrats who would like to make history,” says Markos Moulitsas, founder of the influential online forum Daily Kos. “The party is anxious to nominate a black or a woman,” agrees Dick Morris, the former adviser to Bill Clinton. “You have to sign off on either of those two options before you even get to voting for Edwards.”
Rolling Stone then established the bonafides of John Edwards as the “Real Liberal.”
...Flying below the radar, the former vice-presidential candidate is pulling off a feat that Democratic consultants have long considered impossible: staking out the most progressive platform among the viable candidates while preserving an aura of electability...
Word to the wise: Ann Coulter is now a non-person as far as FR is concerned.A "word to the wise" must come from the wise to be infused with wisdom. (That's where the word that "wise" comes from)
It's a bit foolish to speak for the whole of Free Republic in such a myopic manner.
Most posters here like babies.
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