As journalists reported on Gen. David Petraeus’ resignation from the CIA, photos spread over the weekend of the women involved.
Petraeus resigned after the FBI learned he had an affair with biographer Paula Broadwell. The affair came to the FBI’s attention when another woman, Jill Kelley, complained to an FBI agent that Broadwell had sent her harassing emails.
All three people are married, and there have been no allegations that Kelley was romantically involved with Petraeus.
But in photographic coverage, context is king. And the images of Petraeus and Kelley appear to tell a different story.… Read more