Real Housewives of the Pentagon: The Petraeus Scandal, Reminagined

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Nov. 15 2012 6:43 PM

The Real Housewives of the Pentagon

The Petraeus scandal imagined as a certain reality TV show.

The more we learn, the more the events and characters surrounding the fall of David Petraeus seem straight out of reality TV.  Extra-marital affair, check.  Jealous “other woman,” check.  Inappropriate emails, check. Manipulative social climbers, check.

With that in mind, Slate V has created a trailer for new show called Real Housewives of the Pentagon.

Chris Wade is a video and podcast producer for Slate and occasional contributor to Brow Beat. Follow him on Twitter.