Posts tagged: Arnold Schwarzenegger
Oh, my. Idaho state Sen. John McGee's troubles made Jay Leno's monologue tonight. Leno asked, “Did you hear his excuse? He said computer hackers got into his bloodstream and put alcohol in there.” Reflecting on the recent revelations about a New York congressman, a California governor and an Idaho state senator, Leno asked, “Is it spring break for politicians?”/Betsy Russell, Eye On Boise.
Question: What causes elected officials — almost always male — to behave so badly?
TMZ published a picture Wednesday showing former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger pedaling in Ketchum, with a teasing caption: “Arnold Schwarzenegger took a much needed break from L.A. this morning — riding out the storm in quiet Ketchum, Idaho … on a bicycle.” Schwarzenegger has long had a vacation home in Ketchum and often skied Baldy/Dan Popkey, Idaho Statesman. More here. (AP file photo)
Question: Do you vacation much in Sun Valley?
Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has acknowledged that he fathered a child with a member of his household staff, a revelation that apparently prompted wife Maria Shriver to leave the couple's home before they announced their separation last week. Schwarzenegger and Shriver jointly announced May 9 that they were splitting up after 25 years of marriage. Yet, Shriver moved out of the family's Brentwood mansion earlier in the year after Schwarzenegger acknowledged the child is his, The Los Angeles Times reported Tuesday/Associated Press. More here (2003 AP file photo of Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver celebrating Arnold's gubernatorial victory. Things aren't so thumbs up between the couple now.)
Question: Are you surprised any more when a politician admits an affair?
In this 2003 AP file photo, Republican Arnold Schwarzegger, right, is joined by his wife, Maria Shriver, as he celebrates his victory in the California gubernatorial recall election in Los Angeles, Oct. 7, 2003. Times have change. Now Schwarzenegger and Shriver are splitting after 25 years of marriage. Story here. (AP file photo/Chris Carlson)
Cindy Facebooks: “My husband is devastated. They married the same year we did and he's a HUGE Arnold fan. He wanted to take the day off from work but I convinced him to stick it out.”
Question: Are you bothered when a couple who has been married as long as you and your spouse split?