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Gail Collins on Governor Mark Sanford's Real Breach of Etiquette

Say What? Gail Collins on How Sanford Really Messed Up

"The peculiar thing about the apologies was that Sanford seemed to be under the impression that his worst dereliction of duty involved womanizing. I think I speak for us all when I say that if a governor wants to fly off for a rendezvous with his mistress, the first rule should be: leave a phone number. If you must flee to a love nest, make sure it’s one with an Internet connection."

New York Times columnist Gail Collins on South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford's days-long mysterious disappearance, followed by apologies and a confession that he had been in Argentina saying goodbye to his lover.

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