Originally Posted by W*GS
So, a candidate who doesn't campaign on a platform of morals and "family values", but later gets caught for the same kinds of crimes, is that somewhat less reprehensible?
It appears that this part of my post may have been overlooked:
"a condemnation of the pedophile regardless of party affiliation."
All instances of pedophilia are reprehensible, W*GS. The presentation as a man of morality and integrity only adds an element of misrepresentation and lying on top as gold-plating on the horse cookie.