john edwards out of the running for vp slot

and the story was broken months ago by one of the last independent media outlets left: the national enquirer
john edwards out of the running for vp slotfrom abc: John Edwards admitted to ABC News in an interview with Bob Woodruff Friday that he repeatedly lied about an extramarital affair with a 42-year old campaign employee, but strenuously denied being involved in paying the woman hush money or fathering her newborn child. The former Democratic U.S. senator from North Carolina said he would be willing to take a paternity test and divulge the results publicly.