sexual assault
Dec 2017

“My mind understood that I had to do it, but my body wouldn’t stop crying and convulsing.”

“the department is committed to investigating such claims because even if charges cannot be brought”

You saw this one coming, right?

Another shoe drops

“He then told Cesar that no one would believe him if he ever reported the incident.”

“I got more than I bargained for.”

How did we not think of that before?

“Crews is informed and believes that Venit…has engaged in prior sexual predatory acts…”


“I was really startled by it and I just sort of booked it towards the door…”

Gone but not forgotten

“I stand by what I say.”

Such a quaint, but outdated idea

“Blunder!” she wrote

Nov 2017

Jeff Zucker: ‘I didn’t know this Matt’

John Sexton Nov 30, 2017 4:01 PM

“There was never a complaint about Matt.”

“While her memory of that evening is very different from mine…”

Preemptive strikes against crimes are problematic

“Trust but verify.”

Strib editorial board to Franken: YGBKM

Ed Morrissey Nov 28, 2017 12:01 PM

“He seems to be saying, ‘I’m sorry for what you think I did.'”

Why are all of you horndogs so worked up anyway?

Scum spreads in the shadows

Don’t push the cart over a cliff

They say #MeToo but won’t say who

Jazz Shaw Nov 20, 2017 2:31 PM

How does that fix anything?

Al Franken, AC/DC and our changing times

Jazz Shaw Nov 17, 2017 10:41 AM

Were we ever all that pure?

“Hollywood doesn’t even get the morals to its own movies.”

Class-action lawsuit filed against Weinstein Company

John Sexton Nov 15, 2017 9:21 PM

“I can make you or I can break you.”

Forget slippery slopes. The ride is already in motion

And the media isn’t helping

It’s not who you think


Rushing past the most important question

George Takei is the latest Hollywood celebrity to be accused of sexual assault. This accusation takes on a particularly hypocritical …

Actress Ellen Page: Brett Ratner outed me at 18

John Sexton Nov 10, 2017 8:41 PM

“let’s be truthful: the list is long and still protected by the status quo.”

The big dog that didn’t bark.

Inspiring? Please.

“The man at the end of this bread crumb trail, the coveted name A lister everybody wants to know about has, & does continue to threaten his victims with death.”

“Shame on you for what you did to my son.”

Five more women come forward about Roman Polanski

Jazz Shaw Nov 07, 2017 8:41 PM

The charges pile up

Are Frank Underwood’s days numbered?

Jazz Shaw Nov 04, 2017 8:31 AM

Living on borrowed virtual time

Plus: Bryan Singer and the memory hole.

Hollywood is walking a very twisting path just now

“he told Doe that he had made various ‘famous actresses’ careers and could make Doe’s career as well”