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Harvey Weinstein accusations
cause chaos in Hollywood

Fox News, by Staff

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Posted By:MissMolly, 10/12/2017 4:39:51 AM

Hollywood is in chaos, and all because of one man: Harvey Weinstein. Multiple allegations of rape, sexual harassment and trading sex for movie roles have forced one of the most powerful men in show business out of his company and begging for help and forgiveness. But the ripples extending from the wake of Weinstein’s dramatic fall extend much further than his business and personal relationships and so far show no signs of abating. From the women he allegedly abused, to the associates who allegedly knew about his behavior all along but stayed silent, to the A-list actors and actresses who depend on him

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Word is Georgina Chapman´s Marquesa jewelry licensee is backing out, too.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: coldoc, 10/12/2017 4:59:29 AM     (No. 11414165)

Pulling back the lid on the cesspool is always nasty.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Postaway, 10/12/2017 6:14:49 AM     (No. 11414184)

My daughter worked in the movie business in PR about 10 years ago, when she was in her early 20´s. She was a bit star struck and was thrilled to have close and daily access to people like Johnny Depp (hot), Keira Knightly (serious eating disorder), Orlando Bloom (smelly), Kevin Spacey (hilarious) and Robert DiNiro ("Bob" to her). After about two years she moved on to less sexy areas of PR like real estate and medical technology because she began to see the entertainment business as vacuous. When this story broke, all she said was that Hollywood as a whole is filthy and disturbing, little more than a racket for powerful perverted men to use the vulnerable, ambitious, beautiful and callow without fear
of reprisal or prosecution. I personally have never been particularly enthralled by movies but if Hollywood is simply a huge brothel funded by movie profits no wonder the products are so bad.


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Reply 3 - Posted by: Lazyman, 10/12/2017 6:46:51 AM     (No. 11414215)

Their perverted version of morality are unfortunately, being bought lock, stock and barrel, by our children who haven´t learned critical thinking.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Italiano, 10/12/2017 6:47:40 AM     (No. 11414217)

"Shocked"

Claude Rains was more sincere than these putzes.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: lonetown, 10/12/2017 7:14:51 AM     (No. 11414240)

Rule 1 in understanding progs - all accusations they make are projection.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Felixcat, 10/12/2017 7:29:04 AM     (No. 11414262)

It couldn´t happen to amore deserving group of hypocrites, overpaid high school drop-outs who only skills is remembering lines that someone else wrote for them. Pffft!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Spencersmom, 10/12/2017 7:31:48 AM     (No. 11414267)

Nothing will change in Hollywood. There are other perverts ready to step into the void left by Weinstein. I wish someone would have the guts to expose the pedaphilia which is huge out there.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Felixcat, 10/12/2017 7:50:22 AM     (No. 11414295)

Please excuse typos, etc. - typed it in a rush. And I did graduate from high school.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 10/12/2017 8:05:28 AM     (No. 11414304)

Hollywood survived after Fatty Arbuckle it will survive after Weinstein and Bill Cosby. Another pervert will fill the void and democrats will hustle for bucks they provide to the party. Bad movies and remakes will continue just like always.
The look on my face right now is I don´t care or ever cared just like the NFL. I have never star gazed or was ever concerned about their painted on lives on the ´red carpet. How many Batman sequels can be made like Jurassic Park and Jaws?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Hard Nard, 10/12/2017 8:08:24 AM     (No. 11414310)

And after much uproar this will go as far as the accusations of pedophilia that ran around Hollywood a few years ago.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: arkfamily, 10/12/2017 8:11:14 AM     (No. 11414315)

I agree very much with the assessment that Hollywood has become a role model for our children. Probably even for some of us but have rehabilitated. I believe there is a much better role model but that is just me.

How can these Harvey Weinstein accusations cause chaos in Hollywood when it has been a chaotic climate since the beginning?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: little guy, 10/12/2017 8:16:36 AM     (No. 11414322)

Couldn´t care less if all of "Hollywood" (in the many places it is located) met the same deserving fate as Sodom & Gomorrah. Couldn´t happen to a better crowd that worked hard to earn their fate and the wrath of God.

Hard to say which came first in this chicken/egg scenario. Do powerful men take advantage of sweet innocent women ... or do conniving women see the power and are drawn to it? No one yet has stated old, fat pock-marked Harvey ripped their clothes off or even drugged them like Cosby. Seems the ladies dropped their garments willingly ... or at least as a bribe that often worked!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: steveW, 10/12/2017 8:24:35 AM     (No. 11414335)

We want to know who in the DNC-MSM enemedia complex were (and still are) in on Harvey´s escapades, pay-offs and coverups? We want names.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Rinktum, 10/12/2017 8:34:35 AM     (No. 11414356)

Hollywood keeps braying about "their art". Seems to me we are witnessing the real art in Hollywood and that is the oldest profession in the world is alive and well and thriving in that community. Their sanctimonious rants on everything from weather to women´s rights is a joke. Who are they to lecture anyone on with their wrongheaded opinions. They have zero moral authority, but I´ll give them this, they have loud mouths and a whole lot of hubris. I seldom go to a movie and see no reason to alter that decision. Why put money in the pockets of pervers and sexual abusers? Ashley Judd is especially hypocritical with her cowardice in the face of real sexual abuse....some feminist. She is like all the others...willing to do whatever was necessary to get the right break.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: gone2pot, 10/12/2017 8:39:37 AM     (No. 11414365)

condemn this type of behavior when we see it

Yes, because only when others are present and actually SEE a girl, against her wishes, watching Harvey Weinstein take a shower and when others actually SEE Harvey Weinstein try to force a young actress up to his hotel room, swearing by his children he´s not going to do something he´s used to like groping her breasts, THEN Ben and his ilk can condemn this behavior. Because of course until that happens, like Lanny Davis would say, "There is no POOF."

and help ensure there are more women in positions of power

Why? So women in power can force men to watch them take showers? Is it a given that ALL men in power merely want to take advantage of women and get away with it for years because people like Ben who KNEW it was happening would enable the behavior?

I get it Ben; because Harvey Weinstein was a KNOWN pervert and got away with being a KNOWN pervert by the Great Land of Pretend (including YOU), ALL men would do the same thing and only a woman in power would prevent it.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: TCloud, 10/12/2017 8:53:30 AM     (No. 11414384)

There is only ONE ultimate Trickster and he is not Man. He knows all who came after him and he knows them better than they know themselves. He gleefully rubs his hands rapidly together as he watches them try to mimic him and in doing so they spin the web that forever traps them. An so, hey Harv! How´s TRICKS?

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Reply 17 - Posted by: fed-up, 10/12/2017 9:07:13 AM     (No. 11414403)

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“Absolutely nothing will change long-term in Hollywood. It’s not a town of men versus women. It’s a town of the powerful versus the desperate,” said Hollywood film producer Colin Goldman."

Of course! All these stars coming forth are now trying to CYA. They knew.. they may not have personally seen it happen, but they knew. And the Democrats are just as guilty. They take any money they can get from the rich and powerful. Another reason they hate Trump! They know he isn´t on the take because he doesn´t have to.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Arby, 10/12/2017 9:56:28 AM     (No. 11414472)

It´s like turning on a light in a New York kitchen and seeing the bugs scurrying for cover.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Maripo, 10/12/2017 10:17:09 AM     (No. 11414491)

Weinstein accuser Ashley Judd ranted against what Trump carelessly SAID 20 years ago at the Women´s March in DC but Judd said nothing about what Weinstein DID TO HER.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Cor-Vet, 10/12/2017 10:33:10 AM     (No. 11414503)

Does any thinking person really care about this ´scandal?´ Female Hollywood stars and star wannabes, that parade around the world with little or nothing on, act (?) in sleazy movies full of nudity and simulated sex, are hard to feel sorry for!

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Reply 21 - Posted by: BeatleJeff, 10/12/2017 11:03:38 AM     (No. 11414550)

I was watching a report on the Weinstein situation yesterday and I was suddenly reminded of that deep cut track on the Eagles´ "Long Run" album called "The King of Hollywood." If they weren´t singing about Weinstein specifically, they were certainly singing about a predatory culture that has existed in the film industry for decades.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Jobe, 10/12/2017 11:23:54 AM     (No. 11414576)

Let´s take a look. Is the decadence any different, less disgusting, or wide spread than it has been lo these many years in that beautiful place, "Hollywood"? So, what else is new? These people have been swapping wives and husbands, taking drugs, posturing for an admiring public, and covering up this kind of behavior since the days of Mac Sennett and Cecil B. DeMille.

Now, when the bloated carcass becomes available, who feasts on it like the carrion creatures that they are, the rest of the Hollywood elite. The Meryl Streeps, and the rest of the vultures who used to join in the "glamour" of this swolen pathetic former icon, Weinstein, now treat him like a pinata for the preservation of their own "star" status.

I haven´t seen a movie for more than 20 years so I don´t have a dog in this hunt. But let me add this one admonishment: A plague on ALL of your houses.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: harper, 10/12/2017 12:23:33 PM     (No. 11414632)

No surprise they are also anti-American, pro-communist, avid post-modernists and anti-family. All part of the daily swamp diet.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Smart11344, 10/12/2017 12:29:10 PM     (No. 11414646)

How many serious diseases began in Hollywood?

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Reply 25 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX, 10/12/2017 1:14:48 PM     (No. 11414695)

All of these powerful Hollywood A-listers doing their best Sgt Schultz impersonation and "applauding" the courage of the women who have stepped forward. I envision them all standing there, doing the slow clap of sincerity.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: zbogwan2, 10/12/2017 1:26:17 PM     (No. 11414707)

"On Wednesday, the academy released a statement calling Weinstein’s alleged behavior “repugnant, abhorrent, and antithetical to the high standards of the Academy and the creative community it represents” and announced that its board of governors would hold a special meeting Saturday to review his membership."

It´s a wonder the author of the above didn´t choke to death muttering such hypocrisy?

Hollywood and it´s products have been living in the gutter for years and it´s High Standards died years ago!

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Reply 27 - Posted by: msjena, 10/12/2017 4:22:02 PM     (No. 11414881)

How much you wanna bet that Harvey´s behavior was the subject of much laughing and joking in Hollywood before it became an outrage.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: Marzon, 10/12/2017 4:31:40 PM     (No. 11414895)

Most of these people were praising sleezeball Hugh Heffner to the skies just last week.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: mc squared, 10/12/2017 5:47:44 PM     (No. 11414974)

Why Now?

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Reply 30 - Posted by: Udanja99, 10/12/2017 6:20:10 PM     (No. 11415002)

Um, Rose, perhaps you should re-think your clothing choices. Given the dress you’re wearing in that photo, I’m not surprised that some man would think you were asking for it. But then, I’m just an old lady who was raised to not dress like a slut.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: PoppaCharlie, 10/12/2017 8:45:53 PM     (No. 11415129)

Hollywood is a bottomless, maggot-infested cesspool. No other institution in America does more damage to our culture than this hideous collection of self-important frauds.

Stay out of theaters and turn off the TV.

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Hillary Clinton on Sunday defended NFL players who knelt during the national anthem, saying kneeling is a “reverent” position that is not against “our anthem or our flag.” The former Democratic presidential candidate, who was at the Southbank Centre´s London Literature Festival, urged Democrats to use the issue against President Trump. Clinton was embarking on a foreign trip to promote her book “What Happened.” She said people should resist “what are very clear dog-whistles” to the Trump base, pointing to the example of kneeling NFL players. “That´s what black athletes kneeling was all about,” she said in response to a question about ways to

NFL Hell: Stadiums Nearly Empty Across
League As Backlash Grows (Photos)

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Gateway Pundit, by Joshua Caplan    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 10/16/2017 11:10:49 AM     Post Reply
If the NFL thought Americans would ease the backlash against the league — they were sadly mistaken. Photos of empty stadiums from around the league show how dire a situation kneelers have spurred. (Photo) Breitbart News reports: Note, that the Jets played New England on Sunday, meaning there should have been a big crowd for that game. The Texans, Atlanta, and Baltimore are also very relevant teams with relatively loyal fan bases. Yet, thousands upon thousands of fans no-showed or didn’t buy tickets for those games. (Photos/Tweet) Here’s a shot of the Jaguars stadium at kickoff: (Tweet) Photos of empty

Kaepernick Files Grievance Against
NFL Owners, Alleges Collusion to
Keep Him Out

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Legal Insurrection, by Mary Chastain    Original Article
Posted By: earlybird- 10/16/2017 5:48:07 PM     Post Reply
Former NFL quarter Colin Kaepernick has filed a grievance against NFL owners because he believes they colluded to keep him out of a job due to his protests during the national anthem. Kaepernick first protested in the 2016 preseason when he took a knee during the national anthem. He claimed he protested against racial injustice across the country. The protests took off, with many players following his lead.Kaepernick hired criminal defense lawyer Mark Geragos, who has represented Michael Jordan and musician Chris Brown. CBS Sports reported this statement from Geragos: We can confirm that this morning we filed a grievance under the

Emotional John McCain slams ´half-baked,
spurious nationalism´ sweeping America in
speech aimed at Trump as Joe Biden
presents him with lifetime of service award

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Daily Mail [UK] & Associated Press, by Regina F. Graham    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 10/17/2017 8:36:22 AM     Post Reply
Sen. John McCain warned against the US turning toward ´half-baked, spurious nationalism´ and jabbed at unnamed pushers of isolationist politics while at an event honoring the war hero´s contributions. (Snip) ´To abandon the ideals we have advanced around the globe, to refuse the obligations of international leadership for the sake of some half-baked, spurious nationalism cooked up by people who would rather find scapegoats than solve problems, is as unpatriotic as an attachment to any other tired dogma of the past that Americans consigned to the ash heap of history,´ he said. He added: ´We live in a land made of

Scarborough: Trump Is the ‘Antithesis’
of Everything Jesus Christ Taught

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Breitbart Big Government, by Pam Key    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 10/17/2017 6:31:11 PM     Post Reply
Tuesday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” host Joe Scarborough said President Donald Trump was the “antithesis” of the teachings of Jesus Christ. Scarborough said, “You look in Matthew, and go through the Beatitudes. Every single Beatitude. You go through Jesus’s teaching. What he says he wants people to be. Donald Trump is the antithesis of just about every single thing that Jesus Christ said on the Sermon on the Mount. Go read it.” He added, “None of us are perfect, but he goes out of his way it seems to thumb his nose at all conventions. Including the basics of


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