Slate Report: David Petraeus Resigned Over Affair with Paula Broadwell

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By Jason Boog Comment

Slate journalist Fred Kaplan reported today that General David Petraeus resigned his CIA director post over an affair with journalist and author Paula Broadwell.

Broadwell (pictured, via) wrote All In: The Education of General David Petraeus, a biography published by Penguin Press in January. She has a Twitter account, and most recently tweeted about the general: “My take: Petraeus ldrshp maxims in Newsweek http://tinyurl.com/byeqtsx Take performance personally/if u r ok 2 b average, so 2 will be your team.”

Follow this link to read the complete report at Slate.

The publisher even tweeted about the book when the news broke this afternoon.

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