Karnataka politics is strange. I don't mean the wilyness of Deve Gowda in shafting two national parties simultaneously, we appreciate that sort of cunning. I am talking about the noise created due to the exposure of the romance of its former CM with a former heartthrob.
They should learn from Tamilnadu. Nearly 50 years back, when C.N.Annadurai, the founder of Dravidian electoral politics was questioned on his dalliance with a leading actress of that time, he came up with this classic.
நான் முற்றும் துறந்த முனிவனுமல்ல, அவள் கற்பிற் சிறந்த கண்ணகியுமல்ல
which translates as "I ain't a saint, She ain't chaste".