A Wall Street Journal editorial on the Foley scandal gives a pass to the Republican leadership, and essentially blames politically correct elements for allowing a gay man to come into such close, unsupervised contact with underage pages. "Some of those liberals now shouting the loudest for Mr. Hastert's head are the same voices who tell us that the larger society must be tolerant of private lifestyle choices, and certainly must never leap to conclusions about gay men and young boys," the editorial says.

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