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Metoo

  1. lawsuits
    A Redaction Error Showed Geoffrey Rush’s Damages Claim in Defamation LawsuitThe defamation trial ended without a ruling in 2018.
  2. stand-up
    Louis C.K. Jokes About Masturbation and ‘Retarded’ Kids at San Jose Show“I like to jerk off, and I don’t like being alone.”
  3. #metoo
    Janeane Garofalo Defends Louis C.K. During Tense Podcast Discussion“Leave Louis C.K. alone. Enough with that.”
  4. sexual misconduct
    And Just Like That, Disgraced Pixar Exec John Lasseter Has a New JobLasseter stepped down from Disney and Pixar following accusations of sexual harassment.
  5. moving on
    Pamela Adlon Opens Up About Louis C.K.’s Sexual Misconduct: ‘It Was Devastating’“All of a sudden, he’s gone, my show is dangling from a precipice.”
  6. stand-up
    17 Comedy Bookers on Whether They’d Put Louis C.K. Onstage“If enough people can make money, he’s going to have a fantastic career.”
  7. surviving r. kelly
    Facebook Removes Page Dedicated to Discrediting R. Kelly’s Numerous AccusersThe platform issued a statement saying the page violated its guidelines preventing the targeted harassment of individuals.
  8. #metoo
    Video Emerges of Drake Kissing Underage Girl On Stage“I don’t know whether I should feel guilty or not, but I had fun.”
  9. #metoo
    Kevin Spacey, Unsuccessful in His Attempt to Avoid Court, to Plead Not GuiltyA Massachusetts judge rejected the actor’s request to bypass a court appearance on Monday.
  10. local ghouls
    Kevin Spacey’s Cursed ‘Let Me Be Frank’ YouTube Video Has Its Own IMDb ProfileLike, comment, subscribe.
  11. #metoo
    OITNB’s Yael Stone Accuses Geoffrey Rush of Alleged Sexual MisconductThe Australian actress starred across from Rush in a 2010 production of The Diary of a Madman in Sydney.
  12. #metoo
    CBS Settled With Eliza Dushku for $9.5 Million Settlement for Harassment on BullThe actress claims to have been written off the show after speaking up for herself.
  13. #metoo
    Cybill Shepherd Says Rebuffing an Advance From Les Moonves Got Her Show CanceledShepherd says the former head of CBS propositioned her over dinner.
  14. #metoo
    Just for Laughs Founder Gilbert Rozon Charged With Rape, Indecent AssaultMultiple women came forward with sexual-misconduct allegations against Rozon last year.
  15. the industry
    Carrie Ann Inaba Officially Replacing Julie Chen on The TalkMrs. Chen Moonves approves.
  16. #metoo
    Gene Simmons Is Being Sued for Sexual Battery AgainThe new lawsuit is remarkably similar to the last one he settled out of court.
  17. #metoo
    Harvey Weinstein Sends Email Describing ‘One Hell of a Year’Weinstein is still facing charges over two of his victims.
  18. #metoo
    Les Moonves Kept Employee On Call for Oral Sex, According to CBS InvestigationThe New York Times has released the CBS internal report.
  19. r. kelly
    Surviving R.Kelly Screening Evacuated After ThreatThe anonymous caller reportedly placed the call from Chicago.
  20. #metoo
    Neil deGrasse Tyson Addressed His Sexual Misconduct Accusations on Facebook“I’m the accused, so why believe anything I say? Why believe me at all?”
  21. #metoo
    Neil deGrasse Tyson Is Under Investigation for Sexual MisconductThree women have now come forward with allegations.
  22. #metoo
    WME and Ari Emanuel Tried to Keep Agent Who Assaulted Terry CrewsCrews reported the assault to Ari Emanuel in 2016.
  23. ethical quagmires
    Mike Schur Would Work with Aziz Ansari Again“The cure for any bad behavior, any systematic bad behavior, any calcified bad behavior, is to be like, sorry!”
  24. books
    The 69th National Book Awards Reminded Us It’s a Big World Out ThereWith awards to Isabel Allende and Sigrid Nunez and a revived translated-book prize.
  25. author talk
    Idra Novey on Fascists, Pot, #MeToo and Her Chillingly Timely New NovelThose Who Knew involves a charismatic senator in an island nation with familiar skeletons in his closet.
  26. #metoo
    Ezra Miller Says He Was Harassed by a Director When He Was Underage“I thought we all knew we were sex workers.”
  27. close reads
    The Romanoffs’ Misconduct Episode Is Depressing and UnnecessaryAs a defense of an accused man, “Bright and High Circle” fails as both a drama and a polemic.
  28. backstories
    The House of Cards Team Wrote Their Final Season. Then They Wrote It Again.How the writers’ room regrouped (and killed off Frank Underwood) in the wake of the Kevin Spacey allegations.
  29. movies
    Ezra Miller Thinks We Should Drop Bad Men ‘Like Flies’“I’m with it.”
  30. last night on late night
    Jonah Hill Is Welcomed Into a Post-Time’s Up Five-Timers Club on SNLTurns out all famous men are creeps. Who knew?
  31. stand-up
    We Always Knew a Louis C.K. Comeback Would Be EasyThe comedian’s return to the comedy-club scene has arrived without much resistance.
  32. #metoo
    Elisabeth Moss, Tyra Banks, and More on What’s Changed in Hollywood Post-#MeToo“I would say the way certain male directors have spoken to me is different.”
  33. #metoo
    Sarah Silverman Says She Allowed Louis C.K. to Masturbate in Front of Her“It’s all very black and white until it comes to your front door and the ‘bad guy’ is someone you love.”
  34. #metoo
    Comedy Cellar Owner on Louis C.K.: ‘He’s Not Banned by Any Means’“That’s why we have the ‘swim at your own risk’ policy.”
  35. sexual assault
    Bryan Singer Slams Upcoming Esquire Article on His Sexual Misconduct AllegationsHe’s getting ahead of the publication.
  36. time's up
    Natalie Portman Lays Out How Women Can ‘Gossip Well’ in the Age of Time’s Up“If a man says to you a woman is crazy or difficult, ask him, ‘What bad thing did you do to her?’”
  37. stand-up
    Ted Alexandro Wants His Viral Louis C.K. Stand-up Set to Speak for Itself“Trust is earned. If you’re talking into a microphone in front of hundreds or thousands of people, it’s because your point of view is trusted.”
  38. time's up
    Rose McGowan Calls Out ‘Douchebags,’ ‘Losers’ of Hollywood’s Time’s Up Movement“How do I explain the fact that I got a GQ Man of the Year award and no women’s magazines and no women’s organizations have supported me?”
  39. #metoo
    Steven Seagal Stomps Out of Interview When Asked About Rape AllegationOn the BBC.
  40. #metoo
    As #MeToo Turns One, the Kavanaugh Case Tells Us How Far the Movement Has ComeThe arguments that we’ve gone “too far” are alive and well, one year later.
  41. stand-up
    Jimmy Kimmel Says ‘the Audience Decides’ on Comedy Comebacks Like Louis C.K.“I think people tend to focus on the one or two people who walk out of a situation like that.”
  42. #metoo
    Connie Chung Reveals She Was Sexually Assaulted in Her 20sIn an open letter to Christine Blasey Ford.
  43. lawsuits
    Brett Ratner Drops His Libel Suit Against Rape Accuser“This is a win for women everywhere,” Kohler’s attorney Roberta Kaplan said in a statement.
  44. sexual harassment
    Criminal Minds Senior Staffer Remains, Despite Numerous Abuse AllegationsFormer crew members described inappropriate touching and referred to the director of photography as a “tyrant.”
  45. #metoo
    Time’s Up Announces Lisa Borders As First President and CEOShe was previously president of the WNBA.
  46. #metoo
    Louis C.K. Performed at the Comedy Cellar (Again) Last NightIt’s been about a month since he last showed up at the NYC venue.
  47. sexual harassment
    CBS Subpoenaed in New York in Les Moonves Sexual Misconduct InvestigationThe New York County District Attorney’s Office and the New York City Commission on Human Rights are looking into allegations made against him.
  48. cable news
    The Kavanaugh Hearings Gave MSNBC Its Biggest Daytime Ratings EverBut during Kavanaugh’s testimony, Fox News drew more viewers than MSNBC and CNN combined.
  49. #metoo
    A Comedian Walks Into the Comedy Cellar, Can’t Not Talk About Louis C.K.“It’s not fair that men should lose everything in a flash! And by ‘everything’ I mean hardly anything, and by ‘in a flash’ I mean a decade later.”
  50. sexual assault
    Padma Lakshmi Pens New York Times Op-Ed About Being Raped at 16“I didn’t report it. Not to my mother, not to my friends and certainly not to the police.”
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