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Weinstein´s downfall must be traumatizing
for Hollywood hypocrites

National Post [CA], by Father Raymond J. de Souza

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Posted By:garnet, 10/12/2017 8:55:40

The cultural import of the Harvey Weinstein revelations is that now, after the scourge of sexual predation has been exposed in various sectors of society — clergy, business, military, hockey, football, politics — it has finally touched a sector deeply corrupt and most influential, that of celebrity entertainment. It’s not quite accurate to speak of the The New York Times reportage on Harvey Weinstein’s predatory sexual behaviour as “revealing.” Rather, it confirmed what the most influential people in the Hollywood-New York movie and publishing world knew for a long time. The recent reporting just let us ordinary people in on the

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Pearson365, 10/12/2017 9:00:20     (No. 11414390)

Speaking of downfall, from the exceptional movie, Downfall:

http://www.powerlineblog.com/archives/2017/10/hitler-learns-about-harvey-weinstein.php




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Reply 2 - Posted by: provide, 10/12/2017 9:01:27     (No. 11414393)

30 days of European rehab and a full page in Variety will have him back in their arms.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: thebeez, 10/12/2017 9:11:41     (No. 11414412)

They are ALL pigs in Hollywood. It is a cesspool. The sainted Spielberg requires a "lewinsky" to work on his films.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: jinx, 10/12/2017 9:30:44     (No. 11414433)

Meryl made a fool of herself when she denied knowing anything. All of them knew but accepted it as business as usual. The movies they make are decadent to the core. They make fun of clean movies. Today´s movies are more like yesterday´s porn movies with violent sex acts the norm. Our children are being taught by Hollywood that hooking up and one night stands are how to act. Our teens are in enough trouble without Hollywood teaching them how to act. The Democrats are just as bad. They love Bill Clinton and Ted Kennedy and Jack Kennedy knowing full well that they are and were predators. We have to clean up our culture before it´s too late. It may be.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: sabrajet, 10/12/2017 10:23:59     (No. 11414497)

Well in response to #4 -Hollywood moral poop did not happen yesterday. Speaking of "teaching our children that hook-ups are all right"-can´t tell you how many of my female friends think movies like Officer and a Gentlemen, and Dirty Dancing are romantic. The first one has our couple meeting in a bar and the next morning getting our of bed and THEN exchanging names. The second has a 35 year old man taking a naive 17 year old to bed. And never in the film does he say the cares about her. I think we lost the battle 40 years ago.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: belwhatter, 10/12/2017 11:31:12     (No. 11414583)

This Harvey Weinstein grot has totally displaced the Las Vegas shootup from the news, deflection by design. Good old news media tactic, Weinstein has become the cause du jour. As many are saying, Weinstein´s proclivities have been common knowledge for years, why is he suddenly impaled now and not sooner than this?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Smart11344, 10/12/2017 12:22:19 PM     (No. 11414630)

Cancel Weinstein´s passport while he is out of the country. He is a felonious criminal. Let him room with Roman Polanski.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: msjena, 10/12/2017 12:37:21 PM     (No. 11414657)

It´s interesting that Harvey´s M.O. was similar to Bill Clinton´s with Paula Jones and Juanita Broaddrick (and others?). Get them alone in a hotel room and then pounce. I must say, though, Harvey makes Bill look like a piker.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Packard Man, 10/12/2017 1:16:55 PM     (No. 11414698)

Not to be insensitive here or absolve the abusers of their crimes... but I keep wondering why adults would follow these people up to their rooms or meet there without bringing someone else along?


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