This is not the first time that a president-elect or an incumbent president has escaped the consequences of a sex scandal. Donald Trump’s case cannot be deemed an exception in this regard since it has always been happening in American politics.
Sex Scandals Presidents
American political history has many sex scandal presidents. It is common knowledge that a juicy illicit affair has never tarnished the image of a celebrity. Rather, it has done a lot of good.
Before Donald Trump was elected president of the US, one must have thought that the rule that applied to other celebrities may not apply to politicians.
However, Trump managed to win the elections despite claims by numerous women that he had grabbed and groped them. All these allegations failed to change peoples’ minds.
Political sex scandals
Political sex scandals are weird. Rather than harming Donald Trump’s reputation, they actually allowed him to reap profits. For a short period of time, he became the victim whose every single move – no matter how innocent – had come to haunt him from the past. Even a wink or a gesture became a curse.
Every day, a new woman would come forward with fresh allegations and strengthen this belief. People began wondering why they had kept silent all these years. [click to continue]