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  • Anthony Bourdain slammed 'monstrous' Clintons in newly released interview

    07/16/2018 3:17:42 PM PDT · by detective · 15 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | July 16, 2018 | Jessica Chasmar -
    In a wide-ranging interview published more than a month after his death, celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain slammed the Clintons for the way they “dismantled, destroyed, and shamelessly discredited” the multiple women who accused former President Bill Clinton of sexual misconduct. Mr. Bourdain, who committed suicide in June, sat down with journalist Maria Bustillos from the magazine Popula for a February interview that was first published on Sunday. “Bill Clinton, look, the bimbo eruptions — it was [expletive] monstrous,” he said. “That would not have flown today. A piece of [expletive]. Entitled, rapey, gropey, grabby, disgusting, and the way that he...
  • Anthony Bourdain slammed Hillary Clinton and 'gropey, disgusting' Bill Clinton in newly released...

    07/16/2018 9:35:31 AM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 18 replies
    Fox News ^ | 16 July 2018 | Katherine Lam
    FULL TITLE: Anthony Bourdain slammed Hillary Clinton and 'gropey, disgusting' Bill Clinton in newly released interview In an interview, published more than a month after his death, Anthony Bourdain called former President Bill Clinton a “gropey, grabby disgusting” person and slammed the Clintons for how they handled the Monica Lewinsky scandal. The celebrity chef and “Parts Unknown” host, who hanged himself in a French hotel in June, sat down with journalist Maria Bustillos from the magazine Popula before his death. The sit-down was published on Sunday. Bourdain, one of the most outspoken supporters of the #MeToo movement, told the magazine...
  • Bombshell Bourdain interview is published one month after his suicide: Celebrity chef unloads ...

    07/16/2018 6:37:06 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 47 replies
    www.dailymail.co.uk ^ | Updated: 07:48 EDT, 16 July 2018 | By Emily Crane
    <p>Bourdain, one of the most outspoken male supporters of the #MeToo movement, said he would have liked to see the producer 'beaten to death in his cell'</p> <p>He also touched on politics in the Trump-era saying he would compromise his principles for some 'f**king competency'</p>
  • Bombshell Bourdain interview published month after his suicide: Chef unloads on 'rapey ... Clinton

    07/16/2018 12:09:20 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 41 replies
    The Daily Mail ^ | July 16, 2018 | Emily Crane
    Anthony Bourdain pulled no punches in one of his final interviews as the celebrity chef slammed Bill Clinton for being 'rapey, gropey and disgusting' and spoke of how he imagined Harvey Weinstein dying alone in a bathtub. The globe-trotting food chronicler, who hanged himself in a French hotel in June, gave a lengthy and wide-ranging interview to journalist Maria Bustillos for her recently launched magazine Popula. The interview was conducted in one of Bourdain's favorite Irish pubs in New York back in February and was only published on Sunday. It covered everything from Weinstein's downfall, the Clinton-Trump election and even...
  • News Summary At This Hour

    07/02/2018 8:10:13 PM PDT · by Nextrush · 3 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 7/2/2018 | Nextrush/Self
    Joy in Thailand today with word that rescuers have found 12 missing soccer team members and their assistant coach in a flooded cave. The group of boys and their coach had been missing for 10 days. The challenge for the international team of rescuers now is getting everyone out safely. Late reports suggest that could take some time until waters recede or the group learns basic underwater diving skills to get out. In Germany, a deal was announced to end the threat to Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition government. Interior Minister Horst Seehofer dropped his planned resignation after a compromise was...
  • Robert De Niro threatened his on-off lover in bid to force her to abort his secret 'daughter'. . .

    06/11/2018 9:01:04 PM PDT · by Fedora · 69 replies
    The Daily Mail ^ | 10/28/2014 | Caroline Howe
    De Niro started on-off affair with Helena Springs when he followed her car down a Los Angeles boulevard and asked her out to dinnerShe became pregnant and he 'threatened and intimidated' her in bid to convince her to abort their childDaughter, Nina, was born in 1982 but when she sued for maintenance 10 years later tests showed he was not the father. . .
  • Harvey Weinstein Employment Deal Now Public (required to pay company for sexual misconduct)

    06/05/2018 3:25:27 PM PDT · by Liz · 17 replies
    hollywoodreporter.com ^ | JUNE 05, 2018 | Eriq Gardner
    Alleged victims of Weinstein's sexual misconduct convince a judge to let them move forward with a lawsuit that was paused by the bankruptcy of The Weinstein Company. Six women who say they were victims of Harvey Weinstein's sexual misconduct scored a victory today when a judge overseeing the Chapter 11 bankruptcy of The Weinstein Co. lifted a stay on their lawsuit. The judge also ruled that Harvey Weinstein's employment agreement should be unsealed, and the women promptly lodged it into the public record. The agreement (read here) reveals Weinstein was earning a base salary of more than $2.6 million and...
  • RICO rape filed against Weinstein and Disney

    wow! this is going to get interesting.
  • Weinstein Indicted for Rape and Criminal Sexual Conduct

    06/02/2018 6:32:34 AM PDT · by yoe · 15 replies
    Frontline ^ | May 30, 2018 | Leila Miller
    A grand jury voted to indict Harvey Weinstein on charges of raping one woman and forcing another to perform oral sex less than a week after the Hollywood producer turned himself in to authorities. The indictment, filed on Wednesday, May 30, charges Weinstein with committing a criminal sexual act in the first degree in 2004, as well as with first-degree and third-degree rape for incidents that occurred in 2013. The most serious charges carry a sentence of 5 to 25 years in prison. They are the first criminal charges against the producer, who was arrested in New York on May...
  • These Are the Books Harvey Weinstein Was Carrying When He Was Arrested

    05/25/2018 9:15:51 AM PDT · by SkyPilot · 60 replies
    Time ^ | 25 May 18 | Kate Samuelson
    Harvey Weinstein surrendered at a New York City police station shortly before 7.30 a.m. Friday, where he was arrested and charged with rape, criminal sex act, sex abuse and sexual misconduct for incidents involving two separate women. The disgraced movie mogul, 66, was filmed and photographed arriving at the police station flanked by uniformed police officers and with a limp. He was also carrying three books, two of which TIME has identified. One of the books was Something Wonderful: Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Broadway Revolution by Todd S. Purdum, which was released in April. The other appeared to be Richard Schickel’s...
  • Harvey Weinstein Officially Arrested, Charged With Rape After Turning Himself In

    05/25/2018 6:05:01 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 31 replies
    Deadline ^ | 05/25/18 | Dominic Patten and Dawn C. Chmielewski
    UPDATED with details of charges: As expected, Harvey Weinstein turned himself in to the New York Police Department at the 1st Precinct in Tribeca this morning to face criminal charges stemming from multiple sexual assault allegations. Facing potentially years behind bars, sources say Weinstein is likely looking at first degree and third degree rape charges and a first degree criminal sexual act charge from the Manhattan District Attorney’s office. Once the most powerful producer in Hollywood, Weinstein exited the precinct house at about 8:45 AM ET in handcuffs, escorted into a waiting car. The New York Police Department issued a statement...
  • Harvey Weinstein surrenders to New York police 'to face sex misconduct chrges'

    05/25/2018 5:19:22 AM PDT · by Spiridon · 38 replies
    BBC News ^ | 5/25/2018 | BBC
    Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein has turned himself in to police in New York, where he is expected to face sexual misconduct charges..... Dozens of journalists were at the 1st Precinct police station in Manhattan when Mr. Weinstein appeared at about 07:25 local time (1125 GMT), dressed casually and carrying a book about director Elia Kazan.....
  • Women accuse Morgan Freeman of inappropriate behavior, harassment

    05/24/2018 8:14:28 AM PDT · by Rennes Templar · 90 replies
    CNN ^ | May 24, 2018 | An Phung
    (CNN)A young production assistant thought she had landed the job of her dreams when, in the summer of 2015, she started work on "Going In Style," a bank heist comedy starring Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine and Alan Arkin. But the job quickly devolved into several months of harassment, she told CNN. She alleges that Freeman subjected her to unwanted touching and comments about her figure and clothing on a near-daily basis. Freeman would rest his hand on her lower back or rub her lower back, she said. In one incident, she said, Freeman "kept trying to lift up my skirt...
  • Morgan Freeman On Accusations: “I Apologize To Anyone Who Felt Uncomfortable Or Disrespected”

    05/24/2018 2:07:19 PM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 50 replies
    deadline ^ | 5/24/18 | Anita Busch (yes, that is the name)
    Morgan Freeman, who has been accused by multiple women of inappropriate behavior or harassment on set, at his production company and/or while marketing his movies, issued a brief statement of apology this morning, saying, “Anyone who knows me or has worked with me knows I am not someone who would intentionally offend or knowingly make anyone feel uneasy. I apologize to anyone who felt uncomfortable or disrespected — that was never my intent.”
  • Actor Morgan Freeman Accused of Sexual Harassment, Inappropriate Behavior by Multiple Women

    05/24/2018 2:03:43 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 33 replies
    Billboard ^ | 05/24/2018 | Evan Real
    Morgan Freeman has been accused of sexual misconduct by eight women. Sixteen people spoke to CNN about the actor's alleged inappropriate behavior, describing multiple troubling incidents throughout his career. In all, 16 people spoke to CNN about Freeman as part of this investigation, eight witnesses and eight who claim to be victims. A young production assistant said that in the summer of 2015, while she was working on Freeman's bank heist comedy "Going In Style", she was subjected to several months of harassment. She alleged that Freeman repeatedly touched her without permission, resting his hand on her lower back or...
  • Celebrities ante up for Democratic campaigns [Morgan Freeman Maxed Out to Obama]

    05/24/2018 10:18:28 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 7 replies
    ....Scores of Oscar-winners, sitcom actors and high-powered studio executives have opened their wallets this year and given much-needed campaign cash to several candidates, according to a CNN review of reports filed with the Federal Election Commission over the weekend.... Sen. Barack Obama Singer and actress Barbra Streisand, $2,300... Actor Morgan Freeman, $2,300
  • Morgan Freeman voices ad for Hillary Clinton campaign

    05/24/2018 10:11:31 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 18 replies
    Hillary Clinton's campaign for the Democratic nomination for president released a new ad Friday featuring the voice of Morgan Freeman focusing on...
  • Women accuse Morgan Freeman of inappropriate behavior, harassment

    05/24/2018 8:22:28 AM PDT · by Captain Peter Blood · 18 replies
    CNN ^ | 05-24-2018 | An Phung and Chloe Melas
    (CNN)A young production assistant thought she had landed the job of her dreams when, in the summer of 2015, she started work on "Going In Style," a bank heist comedy starring Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine and Alan Arkin. But the job quickly devolved into several months of harassment, she told CNN. She alleges that Freeman subjected her to unwanted touching and comments about her figure and clothing on a near-daily basis. Freeman would rest his hand on her lower back or rub her lower back, she said. In one incident, she said, Freeman "kept trying to lift up my skirt...
  • Harvey Weinstein set to turn himself in on sex crime charges in New York

    05/24/2018 12:31:56 PM PDT · by DCBryan1 · 47 replies
    ny daily news ^ | 14 MAY 18 | Shayna Jacobs
    Harvey Weinstein is expected to surrender to authorities Friday to face charges related to alleged sexual misconduct in connection to a probe by the Manhattan District Attorney's office and NYPD, the Daily News has confirmed. The fallen former Hollywood honcho is facing charges in connection to at least one accuser — Lucia Evans — who reported to investigators that Weinstein forced her to perform oral sex on him in 2004, sources said. Because of the nature of the allegations, the statute of limitations does not apply. A special grand jury was also being presented with evidence related to possible financial...
  • Pauley Perrette says she left NCIS after 'multiple physical assaults'

    05/14/2018 4:54:36 PM PDT · by SMGFan · 33 replies
    EW.com ^ | Ma 14, 2018
    Pauley Perrette is speaking out about her recent departure from NCIS. “I refused to go low, that’s why I’ve never told publicly what happened. But there are tabloid articles out there that are telling total lies about me. If you believe them? Please leave me alone. You clearly don’t know me. (Sorry guys, had to be said),” Perrette, 49, tweeted Saturday, days after her emotional May 8 finale, when she said goodbye to her character of 15 seasons, Abby Sciuto. A day later, Perrette posted three more tweets, in which she claimed a “machine” is “keeping me silent” and alleged...