The latest scandal to rock Washington is a tangled web of sex, lies, scandalous emails and high-ranking military officials. It may sound like something out of a James Bond movie or a spy novel, but it’s the reality surrounding the resignation of CIA director General David Petraeus.
Petraeus resigned Friday, citing an extramarital affair. Questions lingered as to why the highly-decorated army general would admit to such a personal transgression, but then the secrets began to spill.
From the Tampa socialite who was cyber-hassled by a jealous biographer to the FBI agent who emailed shirtless photos…Hardball’s Chris Matthews breaks down the key players in the Petraeus scandal and how they are all linked in 90 seconds.