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Edwardses Legally Separate

Was Andrew Young’s book the straw that broke the camel’s back? John and Elizabeth Edwards have officially separated, according to ABC News. The couple has been battered recently by a wave of bad press—first in Game Change, a book about the 2008 campaign; and now in The Politician by Young, a former aide to Edwards who went so far as to claim that Rielle Hunter’s child was his own.