November 9, 2012
CIA Director Petraeus Resigns Over Extra-Marital AffairTopics: Political News and commentaries
NBC News reports that Central Intelligence Agency Director David Petraeus has resigned, citing an extra-marital affair.
Call me a skeptic ... but could this possibly have anything to do with Benghazi-gate? The timing on this smells like there just might be a little more to this story than at first appears.
On the other hand, who resigns over a dispute with the White House and uses the excuse of an extra-marital affair? This, and the fact that David Petraeus is an honorable man of great character and reputation, and whose word that it is his decision and his decision alone is worthy of respect and should be believed.
The DNI's statement on the resignation of CIA Director David Petraeus is here.
In the words of Joe Biden, this is a "big 'effing' deal."
Related: Rich Lowry offers a few quick thoughts on Petraeus' resignation.
Posted by Hyscience at November 9, 2012 3:09 PM
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