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Affair wasn't Petraeus' only faulty judgment

Central Intelligence AgencyDavid Petraeus

David Petraeus betrayed his wife; that is between them.

It does however show a lack of responsibility and judgment.

The personal betrayal is compounded in the betrayal of his country by jollying in the CIA director's office with a woman, Angela Jolie, who not only is a publicity hound but who also has no business in that inner sanctum of national secrets. This makes private citizens wonder about the classified information that Patricia Broadwell has in hand; did it come from a man lacking judgment when faced with aggressive women?

Bob Kambic, Baltimore

Copyright © 2014, The Baltimore Sun
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