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“Any man familiar with public life realizes the foul gossip which ripples just under the surface about almost every public man, and especially about every president.”

-Theodore Roosevelt, 1913.

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Summers, John H, What happened to sex scandals? Politics and peccadilloes, Jefferson to Kennedy
The Journal of American History Vol 87, Issue 3, Dec 2000

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