History's most salacious sex scandals
Shocking trysts of the age
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There's nothing like a juicy sex scandal to get tongues wagging and the gossip going. And the more salacious and sensational, the better it seems. Sex scandals have shocked the world since antiquity. Interlaced with murder, conspiracy, and numerous executions, some of these ancient dalliances helped define human history. In the modern age, a sex scandal is often linked with political intrigue and celebrity culture, with all the lurid details eagerly exposed by an insatiable tabloid press. So, who's been named and shamed—and sometimes wrongly accused—of shameful sexual foibles over the centuries?
Click through and read up on some of history's most shocking and salacious sex scandals.
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