I can’t believe that news of Petraus’s extramarital affair truly “rocked the world.” There’s been too much furor over the affair and over his resignation. In fact, the resignation itself seems too drastic a sacrifice, for him and for the country. Possibly something else is at stake here, and the much ado is a smoke screen.
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