"I did not have sexual relations with that woman, Miss Lewinsky." It's become one of the most famous presidential lies in American history (if by no stretch of the imagination the most harmful). And future events, including a DNA test done on a blue dress, were about to prove President Bill Clinton a liar. Before the whole crisis ended, Clinton would be impeached by Congress - a fate that Richard Nixon avoided, if only by stepping down first.
Yet Clinton's political reputation remained largely intact. He was a well-liked president remembered for the period of economic prosperity he oversaw. Today, Americans look back on the Clinton-Lewinsky scandal with a certain amount of nostalgia. In an age of Russian hacking, doesn't it seem kind of quaint that we once cared so much about an affair between two consenting adults? Not to mention that our current president once bragged about grabbing women by the ... well, we can't say it here, but you see what we're getting at.
So if you're nostalgic for that more innocent time, why not revisit it with our quiz? See how much you remember about the Lewinsky affair. Do you remember, for example, what role Linda Tripp played? How about Lucianne Goldberg? And what ultimately became of Monica Lewinsky, the woman at the center of it all?
Are you ready? Try your luck now!