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“You could say that J.K. Rowling is canceled, but I mean, if people bought 100 fewer ‘Harry Potter’ books this year than that last year, I don’t think that affects her marginally.”
The Grammys Nominated Several Accused Abusers, And Here's What The Recording Academy CEO Had To Say About It
Seems like the Grammys are just fine with nominating men with multiple allegations of assault.
During a Wednesday night set in California attended by the Daily Beast, the comedian joked about his sexual misconduct controversy.
"You didn't get shot — you pushed some fat kid in the way, and now I've gotta listen to you talking?"
“I'm happy the #MeToo movement has slowed down a little bit,” Macdonald said.
Louis C.K. and Aziz Ansari’s effortless returns highlight the double standard for women comics like Kathy Griffin and Samantha Bee, who are still apologizing for misdeeds far less severe.
“I’m still on the same shampoo bottle as when Louis C.K.’s time out started,” tweeted New York comedian Sarah Lazarus after his surprise Sunday set.
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The comedian was accused of sexual misconduct by five women in November 2017 and confirmed the stories were true.
Chloë Grace Moretz Said Louis C.K.'s "I Love You, Daddy" Film Should "Just Kind Of Go Away, Honestly"
"I don’t think it’s time for them to have a voice right now."
In a statement Friday, the network announced it is "ending our association with Louis C.K."
"Now that I think bout it, all women in Hollywood should win double Oscars for acting like all the men were cool all along."
"At the time, I said to myself that what I did was okay because I never showed a woman my dick without asking first."
The distributor has decided not to release the film, after women told the New York Times the comedian masturbated in front of them.
I Love You, Daddy is a primer for how conversations about power and consent get muddied and used to excuse abusive behavior. And in the wake of allegations against C.K., the film became unreleasable.
The fact that C.K. spent years making self-aware jokes about men’s sexual aggression only makes the revelation of his own alleged behavior feel more like a personal betrayal.
Louis C.K. has been accused of sexual misconduct by five women, including two who said the comedian exposed himself to them and masturbated in 2002. C.K.'s publicist has said his client "is not going to answer any questions."
In his new film I Love You, Daddy, Louis C.K. at the very least points to the elephant in the room.
This actually happened and it is priceless. Donald Rumsfeld curiously appeared on The Opie and Anthony show to promote his new book. Even curiouser, Louis C.K. was also a guest and was allowed to question the former Secretary of Defense. What followed was nearly fifteen minutes of Louis C.K. attempting to get Donald Rumsfeld to admit that he is a lizard person who eats Mexican babies. Louis C.K., along with Tracy Morgan, is an American treasure.