Move over, Monica Lewinsky, there’s a new scandalous teen intern in town. Okay, so Mimi Alford’s alleged affair with a president — John F. Kennedy — occured more than 40 years ago, but that doesn’t make it any less salacious. According to her new memoir, Once Upon a Secret: My Affair with President John F. Kennedy and Its Aftermath, Alford, now 69, had an affair with the president when she was just 18. She claims just four days into her Press Office internship, she was invited to go for a swim in the White House pool. With the president.* And that’s when the notorious womanizer pounced.
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Okay, I’m starting to feel like the “Kennedy Curse” might actually be real. I think we should just leave the living Kennedys alone and let the deceased ones rest in peace. We all have heard ad nauseum about all of John F. Kennedy’s alleged affairs—mostly notoriously with Marilyn Monroe—but a new book by C. David Heymann, Bobby and Jackie: A Love Story, is making some outrageous claims that Jackie Kennedy was knocking boots with Robert F. Kennedy after JFK’s death. Keep reading »