Bill Cosby Rape Allegations

Bill Cosby Hit With New Charges as Two More Women Go Public 2

Bill Cosby Hit With New Charges as Two More Women Go Public

Bill Cosby may go down in history, not as a beloved comedian, but as the most prolific serial rapist of all time after two more women came forward and accused him of sexual assaults that occurred during his long career in television, movies and on stage. The victims, actress Lili Bernard and screen writer Sammie Mays, went public today (May 1), bringing the total number of alleged victims to more than 40, according to reports....
Bill Cosby Draws Fire from a New Source: Richard Pryor's Widow (audio) 4

Bill Cosby Draws Fire from a New Source: Richard Pryor’s Widow (audio)

Bill Cosby is facing sharp new criticism from an unexpected source, the widow of comedian Richard Pryor, who called the once-revered comedian a “piece of sh*t” who “had sex with everything that moved.” But wait there’s a back story. Pryor widow Jennifer Lee Pryor isn’t one of more than two dozen alleged victims who have come forward. But she has an ax to grind. During his lifetime, Cosby and Richard Pryor were bitter rivals. ...
Dick Cavett Says Bill Cosby Fans Like People Who Cheer Murderers, Nazis 6

Dick Cavett Says Bill Cosby Fans Like People Who Cheer Murderers, Nazis

Dick Cavett, a long-time pal of Bill Cosby going back to their days as standup comics in New York City, said in a new interview today that Cosby’s fans are like people who applaud murderers and ex-Nazis when they speak. Cavett, 78, a seminal figure in the nation’s discourse for more than five decades, also said Cosby clearly suffers from a case of “extreme mental pathology.” “Why that wasn’t noted and treated, instead of apparently protected and coddled, I don’t know,” he told SiriusXM host Pete Dominick....
Beverly Johnson, Bill Cosby's Most Damning Accuser Yet, Tells Her Story 8

Beverly Johnson, Bill Cosby’s Most Damning Accuser Yet, Tells Her Story

Beverly Johnson, a supermodel from the 1970s who became the first African-American to cover Vogue magazine, has become the latest and most damning accuser yet to charge Bill Cosby with attempted rape after he drugged her. Until Johnson stepped forward in an essay in the latest issue of Vanity Fair, the most prominent victim was Janice Dickinson. And we all know how bat-shit crazy she is. Plus, she fumbled key details of her story a couple of times before putting all the pieces together. But Johnson said the story told by Dickinson, her friend, and other women compelled her to come forward....
Bill Cosby Comedy Special Pulled on Netflix Amid New Rape Claims 10

Bill Cosby Comedy Special Pulled on Netflix Amid New Rape Claims

Bill Cosby’s Netflix comedy special, which the streaming service had hoped would mark its entry in a big way into direct competition with HBO, has been postponed indefinitely in the wake of new rape allegations. The move follows a report two days ago in IM urging Netflix Chief Executive Reed Hastings to pull “Bill Cosby 77.” “The allegations are serious and come from multiple sources,” said IM Editor-in-Chief Keith Girard. “Cosby made matters worse by stonewalling a reporter who asked him to address the allegations....