John Edwards Affair Coming to a Theater Near You

Edwards' former friend is officially a foe, landing a movie deal to further expose his former boss.


Andrew Young is still on the warpath, making sure that the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth is told about the John Edwards affair that maligned his image. Young was the aide who initially took the fall for impregnating Edwards' mistress Rielle Hunter, and then told the truth after being "mistreated" by Edwards. Gee, a man who would cheat on his dying wife, get the mistress pregnant and lie about his child was supposed to stand by Young? Okay. At any rate, Young has made a deal with political narrative guru Aaron Sorkin to give an insider's view of what really went down. The question is, do we really care?

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