Guilty Until Proven Innocent: The Media Lynching of Bill Cosby

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By now everyone on seven continents has caught wind of the Bill Cosby scandal: In which Mr. Cosby, famed entertainer, civil rights advocate, and philanthropist has been accused of raping three women 30-45 years ago. I say three (instead of the number 15 I keep hearing about) because I have only seen and read the accounts of three.

Now let’s take a closer look at the allegations. One of the things that’s bothered me from the beginning about this media frenzy surrounding Mr. Cosby, is that he appears to have been tried and convicted by mainstream media just because he’s been accused. I have been attacked simply for saying as much. Simply for asking (as Whoopi Goldberg did) why not wait until all the evidence is in before we rush to judgement? I have also been attacked for posting articles which point to inconsistencies (and flat out lies) in the…

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  1. Histories Of Several Cosby Accusers Cast Doubt On Tales
    A number of women who have accused comedian Bill Cosby of sexual assault either have factual contradictions in their accounts or have personal histories that cast doubt on their claims, The Daily Caller has learned.

    Five of Cosby’s recent accusers, including multiple women currently or previously represented by prominent feminist attorney Gloria Allred, have engaged in statements and behavior that warrant increased scrutiny of their public accusations against Cosby…http://dailycaller.com/2014/12/12/histories-of-several-cosby-accusers-cast-doubt-on-tales/

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