Hermain Cain's presidential campaign has been rocked by sex scandals. Three women have come forward alleging sexual assualt and a fourth woman claims she had a 13-year affair with him. The latest news has got to make people wonder what was he thinking by entering one of the largest political races in the world--and bringing such scrutiny to his private life. The allegations had to come out sooner or later. Now, he is reconsidering his campaign.
For one reason or another, it seems as if many politicians and political hopefuls, too many to count, seem unable to keep those inner demons at bay, from sexting to sexual relations with women other than their wives.
Here is a quick look back at some moments when New York politicians forgot themselves--and probably wish we had forgotten about them, too.