NBC: David Petraeus resigns from CIA
People resign from the CIA over an affair? Since when?3:02PM EST November 9. 2012 - NBC reported Friday that CIA director David Petraeus has resigned from the CIA, citing an extramarital affair.
NBC's Andrea Mitchell said the resignation was submitted in a letter dated Friday and was accepted by the White House.
In a letter, Petraeus noted that he had been married for 37 years and had exercised "extremely poor judgment' in conducting an extramarital affair.
He's not an elected official on a family values platform, who cares if a CIA guy has an affair? Whoopty-do.