Infidelity Close friends say that infidelity did NOT play a role in the decision to divorce.

As much as we hope this is true, it wouldn't surprise many of us if it turns out that either of the two had strayed.

Neither Al nor Tipper Gore has responded to this or any other allegation of extra marital affairs.

Sex scandals are interesting to the public because of our prurient curiosity into the private lives of public figures, but why is Gore’s alleged cheating relevant to the public?

Edwards is charged with diverting the funds to pay for housing, travel and expenses for his mistress Rielle Hunter and their out-of-wedlock daughter.

The Al Gore cheating scandal, I believe, is going to get worse.

Rumors of former Vice President Al Gore’s extramarital affairs have been whispered in D. for many years, but fondness for Tipper and loyalty to Gore has protected him.

So, the public has been shocked – with many still in denial – by tabloid reports of his the Gore divorce was caused by Tipper’s jealousy over other women including “an environmentalist named to a prominent cabinet position by Gore when he was vice president, a sexy Hollywood actress, a gorgeous massage therapist” and “a Tennessee Titans cheerleader.”Also, Star magazine reported that Al Gore had a two year affair with Laurie David, the ex-wife of Seinfeld creator Larry David. I adore Al and Tipper and consider them part of my family,”Laurie David responded in a written statement.Al Gore’s extramarital affairs are also relevant because some allegedly occurred while he was in public office.If this is true, the timing of his affairs raises serious legal questions:1."But then, after 40 years of marriage, the Gore's pulled the rug out from under us all by announcing their separation.They didn't divulge much, saying only that the separation was "a mutual and mutually supportive decision." Al And Tipper Gore Are Separating1.They had to adopt a sort of "us-against-the-world" mentality that brought them close and kept them strong.