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Bill Cosby Convicted: How Hollywood Protected a Star... And Sexual Predator 4

Bill Cosby Convicted: How Hollywood Protected a Star… And Sexual Predator

Bill Cosby was everyone’s TV dad in the 1980s on the groundbreaking sit-com “The Cosby Show,” but by then he was already deeply engaged in behavior that would lead to his conviction on three counts of aggravated indecent assault earlier this week. Accused of drugging and sexually assaulting dozens of women over the course of his six-decade career, Cosby clearly acted on what must have been a strong sense of entitlement and a belief that he would never be called into account for his actions. He almost got away with it....
Is Harvey Weinstein Hollywood's Most Hated Man? Clashes With Meryl, JLaw 8

Is Harvey Weinstein Hollywood’s Most Hated Man? Clashes With Meryl, JLaw

Harvey Weinstein can’t win for losing. Even the women he treated well during his career hate him. Jennifer Lawrence and Meryl Streep at the latest to condemn the former movie mogul for dropping their names in a class action filed against him by his many victims. Weinstein’s lawyers are trying to attack the lawsuit by claiming it’s overly broad, which makes it impossible to identify the real victims....
New #MeToo Dilemma: Women Don't Want Sex Assault to Define Them Forever 12

New #MeToo Dilemma: Women Don’t Want Sex Assault to Define Them Forever

Kaya Scodelario is the latest actress to face a new dilemma for speaking out about being sexually assaulted when she was a child. She fears the incident will forever define her. She’s not alone. In an unintended consequence of the #MeToo movement, actresses fear being “defined” by their sexual harassment stories. Scodelario revealed in a Tweet last October she had been sexually abused at the age of 12....
Billy Bush Rips Trump Over Pussy Grab Tape on Stephen Colbert (Watch!) 14

Billy Bush Rips Trump Over Pussy Grab Tape on Stephen Colbert (Watch!)

Billy Bush is getting his second shot at fame–or is it infamy?– thanks to Donald Trump. The President single-handedly renewed the controversy over his 2005 “hot mic” pussy grabbing audio tape by recently claiming it wasn’t his voice. Bush was there, and he’s getting a shot at redemption with his forthright acknowledgement that, yes, Trump was part of the conversation....
Natalie Portman Reveals How a Mogul Tried to Seduce Her on Private Jet 16

Natalie Portman Reveals How a Mogul Tried to Seduce Her on Private Jet

Natalie Portman, who said she’s experienced hundreds of unwanted come-ons during her career, says one of her most frightening involved an invitation to fly with a Hollywood producer on his private jet. It was a flight from hell. Gwyneth Paltrow, Uma Thurman, Ashley Judd, Lupita Nyong’o, Heather Graham, Kate Beckinsale, Angelina Jolie and Cara Delevigne among others, claim to have been harassed or assaulted....
Fiona Apple Tells Trump to Keep His Tiny Hands Off Underpants (listen!) 26

Fiona Apple Tells Trump to Keep His Tiny Hands Off Underpants (listen!)

Fiona Apple, the downtown hipster singer who has an uncanny eye for truth, has put together a little ditty for President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration. It’s a not-so-subtle reminder to keep his “tiny hands” off womens’ underpants. The song, actually more like a chant, is a play off Trump’s infamous 2005 “hot mic” conversation with talk show personality Billy Bush....