What's going on?
CNN promoted its new series on the Kennedy family with a tweet over the weekend glorifying President John F. Kennedy's extramarital relationships. Kennedy's alleged affairs with multiple women are infamous and well-documented.
— CNN Original Series (@CNNOriginals) March 31, 2018
But wait, I thought presidential affairs were bad?
They are ... or at least, that's the line CNN is taking when it comes to covering President Donald Trump's alleged affair with porn star Stormy Daniels. The network has covered her story exhaustively and in salacious detail.
CNN has benefited from stories about Trump's alleged affairs and slammed him during the 2016 campaign for his infamous Access Hollywood comments. Why does Kennedy get glamorized for his failures?
"His 'legendary love life'?" Glenn asked. "Infamous. That's not legendary."