“He pled guilty to both as part of a deal that sidesteps the four felony charges he might have faced. He later resigned, bringing to a close one of the odder sex scandals in recent memory, something like a soft-core porno by Robert Penn Warren.” The Atlantic’s David Graham on Robert Bentley: Alabama’s ‘Luv Guv’ Has Resigned.

+ “The governor’s state-issued cell phone’s cloud was linked to his state-issued iPad, which he had gifted to his then-wife, allowing her to watch the rumored affair unfold in real time.” Five of the weirder details from the report on Bentley’s efforts to hide the affair. (This may have been the most poorly hidden affair in history…)