Hubris and history of the CIA
General Patreus unfortunately committed the sin of tastelessness by the very fact of his succumbing to the temptation to be a hero of a book about himself.
The people that gave the world the commandment "Thou shall not commit adultery" had a good laugh over the CIA chief who resigned because of a love affair with his biographer. Recently I haven't met with anyone who failed to remark, dismissively or in a pitying tone, that General David Petraeus is "a poor thing" or "a sucker," or that "It's no wonder he cheated on his wife. Have...
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