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America's Fascination With Vice

America's Fascination With Vice

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We don't know the details of what New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer did or didn't do, but we know that he apologized yesterday: "I have acted in a way that violates my obligations to my family and violates my, or any, sense of right and wrong." Somewhere in that sense of right and wrong live many of the conversations people are having today... about what he did, why he did it, how he got caught, etc, etc. At the heart of it, it's about vices. Something our own Peter Sagal has thought a lot about (his book is called, The Book of Vice after all). We'll get a chance to talk with Peter at the end of the first hour today about people's fascination with vice, on the front page and in our own lives.