When This Woman Found Out Her Husband Was Having An Affair, She Began Plotting Her Epic Revenge

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From the philandering of Bill Clinton to the affairs of Anthony Weiner, there are few things more certain to gain tabloid attention than a political sex scandal. But ex-Alabama governor Robert Bentley’s downfall came about not because of a plucky journalist but thanks to the politician’s scorned wife Dianne. And the pitch-perfect payback that she dealt out is sure to make all husbands think twice before they cheat.

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On the surface, Robert and Dianne Bentley seemed like the perfect couple. After meeting as students at the University of Alabama, the pair married in 1965 and began planning a family of their own. Soon after, moreover, they were blessed with four sons: John Mark, Paul, Luke and Matthew.

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Though he briefly served in the U.S. Air Force, Robert went on to work as a dermatologist. Based in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, the doctor set up a practice that made him an admired figure in the community. He was also respected by fellow practitioners, who even chose him as one of the “Best Doctors in America.”

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