Honestly, we're not that mad at General David Petraeus for being part of yet another cheating scandal this year. Dudes have been keeping chicks on the side since the dawn of time. Some of history's most respected gentleman, from Presidents to world famous entertainers, just couldn't resist a little forbidden love.

What separates these men is how hot their mistresses were. In true scumbag fashion, that's where we come in. We're not glamorizing infidelity as much as we're showing empathy for why men stray. Check out our countdown of The 50 Hottest (Alleged) Mistresses Of All Time and maybe you'll understand, too.

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