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CIA Director Petraeus Resigns, Cites Extra-Marital Affair; Includes His Statement

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Central Intelligence Agency Director David Petraeus has resigned, citing an extra-marital affair, NBC News reported. Mike Morrell, the deputy CIA director and a long time CIA officer, will likely be offered the job as acting director Petraeus issued a statement announcing his resignation, saying, 'After being married for over 37 years, I showed extremely poor judgment by engaging in an extramarital affair. 'Such behavior is unacceptable, both as a husband and as the leader of an organization such as ours. This afternoon, the president graciously accepted my resignation.'

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Petreaus betrayed us, or at least he betrayed his ... by Don Smith on Friday, Nov 9, 2012 at 10:26:44 PM
Notice how the article ends by saying Petraeus wil... by Mark Oetting on Friday, Nov 9, 2012 at 10:59:32 PM
In the 1950's the rightful owners of farmland, foo... by Steven G. Erickson on Friday, Nov 9, 2012 at 11:50:17 PM
Absolutely RIGHT, In their continuous war policy(m... by jean labrek on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 1:34:21 AM
I always figured there was a bigger chance of Petr... by Mort Persky on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 6:11:10 AM
This in an obvious lie.  Extra marital affair... by Textynn N on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 12:41:56 AM
...If I had to guess, I would say he is taking the... by Sheila Samples on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 1:38:57 AM
And all is fair in love and war, etc. etc.... by Sister Begonia on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 4:56:25 AM
Yes, and Shure knew that CIA-NED criminal fomented... by jean labrek on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 1:53:25 AM
To me this sounds more like BetrayUs/Petraus (A Re... by E. T. SIMON on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 12:31:26 AM
Agreed.  But he better pay his taxes on his w... by Sister Begonia on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 5:00:45 AM
We live in a world where powerful people are known... by Textynn N on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 12:39:22 AM
the affair to be called  ' poor judgment'&nbs... by Mark Sashine on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 12:55:50 AM
What is this Mike Morrel (probably installed by th... by jean labrek on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 1:16:57 AM
that the whole thing centers about the lady who wa... by Mary Pitt on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 2:23:52 AM
Interesting hypothesis ... but aren't pundits and ... by E. T. SIMON on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 9:44:22 AM
Looks to me like the makings of a huge internecine... by Peter Duveen on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 3:53:13 AM
It is customary for all Cabinet officials to tende... by Mary Pitt on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 4:35:11 AM
By more aggressive Wall Street types that even Bus... by Sister Begonia on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 4:57:32 AM
Good bye and good riddance. And don't let the doo... by Sister Begonia on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 4:53:39 AM
Sister Begonia, Wow! Such language coming from a n... by E. T. SIMON on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 9:47:12 AM
nor is "she" a sister.  She is a he whom I ha... by Mary Pitt on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 5:24:28 PM
I wondered about that Mary ...I hope you noticed t... by E. T. SIMON on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 6:56:43 PM
I gave up any alias long ago.  I'm an old lad... by Mary Pitt on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 8:24:18 PM
Mary, I never said that Sister Begonia is your cov... by E. T. SIMON on Sunday, Nov 11, 2012 at 12:38:49 AM
  'Informed' citizens want to know.  ... by Ned Lud on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 12:35:23 PM
The "prime suspect" is not there and all there is ... by Mary Pitt on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 5:29:25 PM
Obama is a master of putting out something controv... by Gail Harrison on Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 at 7:36:56 PM
This could be nothing more than Petraeus, caught c... by Gustav Wynn on Monday, Nov 12, 2012 at 11:33:56 PM