Spectacular political meltdowns

Published On: Oct 24 2011 09:50:20 AM CDT   Updated On: Apr 28 2014 10:17:24 AM CDT

New York Rep. Michael Grimm has been indicted on 20 charges related to tax fraud. Take a look at other political meltdowns, scandals and foot-in-mouth moments.

Senator Saxby Chambliss R Georgia
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Several politicians announced their changed positions to support same-sex marriage in the weeks leading up to two cases on the subject going before the Supreme Court. There were plenty of others who remained opposed to same-sex marriage, but it was the way Sen. Saxby Chambliss put his opposition that raised eyebrows: "I'm not gay, so I'm not going to marry one."

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