The line is almost blurred between scandals and politics. In fact, scandals may be part and parcel of politics. Greed, corruption, sex, and self-importance seem to be indispensable in this field. When the dirty details finally emerge, they usually become the fodder of the voters’ rage, as well as the butt of jokes among comedians.
Nixon’s Watergate may be the poster boy of political scandals. But let’s find out some of the other sensational scandals that put other US and foreign politicians in complete disgrace and utter dishonor.