These naughty individuals help to lay bare the American psyche: what we condone, what we punish, where we draw the line and why
In her book How to Become a Scandal: Adventures in Bad Behavior author Laura Kipnis delves into some of the most compelling downfall sagas of the past two decades. Flip through this slideshow to see who made the list…
Laura Kipnis, a professor in the department of Radio/TV/Film at Northwestern University, is the author of How to Become a Scandal: Adventures in Bad Behavior. She has contributed to Slate, Harper’s The Nation, and The New York Times Magazine.