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Old 06-28-20, 06:09 PM
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re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

He wasn’t a little fat guy the entire time.
Early on he was a regular looking thin guy and looked size appropriate for his body size.
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He was a special ed teacher and tried Broadway before he went to porn.
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re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

Never seen his porn movies, only cameos in regular feature films.
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Old 06-29-20, 09:58 AM
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re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

Originally Posted by JeffTheAlpaca
He was a special ed teacher and tried Broadway before he went to porn.
That is the typical way to try and break into porn. However some can't seem to make the leap such as Patti Lupone and Lin-Manuel Miranda.
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Old 06-29-20, 10:25 AM
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re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

I wonder if it's something to do with 20+ years of being able to screw as many hot women as you want, and then all of a sudden, you're too fat, too hairy, too old, and unfuckable. So he's raping out of desperation? Or if it's more of a "trump" problem, ie, "I'm a star, so they let me do it!"
Old 06-29-20, 02:59 PM
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re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

A few years ago Ginger Lynn accusing him of raping her back in the 80s, too.

I wonder if, when having sex is a paying job, the concept of consent can get sort of murky for certain people. The idea of sex becomes so casual after you've fucked hundreds of times for a paycheck, that it doesn't really seem like a big deal to force yourself on someone.
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Old 06-29-20, 04:10 PM
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re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

Several years ago out of curiosity I watched the documentary Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy. While it was an overall positive view of him, I thought it portrayed his life at the time as kind of sad--he had become basically irrelevant in the business that had made him a star and he was clinging to his remaining friendships and connections and surviving on his former glory. And that doc was made back in 2001, so I can just imagine how low he's fallen more recently. That said, it sounds like he's been a scumbag toward women for a long time and I have no sympathy for him.
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Old 06-29-20, 04:11 PM
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re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

Originally Posted by Josh-da-man
A few years ago Ginger Lynn accusing him of raping her back in the 80s, too.

I wonder if, when having sex is a paying job, the concept of consent can get sort of murky for certain people. The idea of sex becomes so casual after you've fucked hundreds of times for a paycheck, that it doesn't really seem like a big deal to force yourself on someone.
I would sure as hell hope not.
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Old 06-29-20, 06:53 PM
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re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

Originally Posted by joeblow69
I wonder if it's something to do with 20+ years of being able to screw as many hot women as you want, and then all of a sudden, you're too fat, too hairy, too old, and unfuckable. So he's raping out of desperation? Or if it's more of a "trump" problem, ie, "I'm a star, so they let me do it!"
I think it's more the circles he's in, the partying with comic "celebrities" where gross behaviour is normalized.

Over the last year, I've been listening to lots of clips of comedians on radio shows such as Howard Stern, or Opie and Anthony, and it's astonishing the "war stories" they tell about their sexual escapades that cross all sorts of lines, but because they're comics it's all supposed to be funny. So many examples spring to mind; like Louis CK (sorry to bring up this dead horse) on Opie and Anthony appearance around 2004 where he talks about how as a teenager he used to repeatedly break into a neighbour's apartment so he could jerk off into their underwear, and then leaving the come-filled underwear out so that she could see what he'd done, or Jim Norton bragging about a fellow comic (I know who, the guy who eventually had a stoke, but don't remember his exact name so don't want to say until I check so I know 100% for sure) who used to have sex with hookers and then threaten to kill them in order to get his money back (I don't believe the argument that's theft and not rape). Another that stands out is Sal the Stockbroker bragging about ejaculating in the drink of an unsuspecting woman who turned him down, which while most likely was a lie, is bizarre that he thinks doing this would be heroic.
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re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

Originally Posted by Jaymole
That is the typical way to try and break into porn. However some can't seem to make the leap such as Patti Lupone and Lin-Manuel Miranda.
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Originally Posted by Jaymole
That is the typical way to try and break into porn. However some can't seem to make the leap such as Patti Lupone and Lin-Manuel Miranda.
Now I know
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I know it must be repulsive for these girls to have sex with Ron Jeremy so the only way he can get some if somebody pays him or do porn flicks.
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re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

And now it's Mythbusters' Adam Savage...

Mythbusters' Adam Savage Accused in Lawsuit of Raping His Sister in the 1970s.

Adam Savage and his mother are strongly denying the allegations:

Savage, the 52-year-old best known as the former co-host of the Discovery Channel’s Mythbusters, denied the allegations his sister lodged against him on Tuesday and said he hopes she “gets the help she needs to find peace” because “this needs to end.”“For many years, she has relentlessly and falsely attacked me and other members of my family to anyone who will listen,” Savage said in a statement to The Daily Beast through his lawyer, Andrew Brettler. “By spreading numerous untrue stories about us in pursuit of a financial bonanza, she has tortured our entire family and estranged herself from all of us. I will fight this groundless and offensive lawsuit and work to put this to rest once and for all.”

Karen Savage, his mother, also issued a statement to The Daily Beast denying the allegations on Tuesday. “It makes me very sad to say this, but my daughter suffers from severe mental health challenges, and it’s devastating that she’s putting Adam and our entire family through this. Adam is a good man, and I support him completely,” she said.

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A number of years ago, some co-workers and I were coming back from lunch and one of them recognized a porn actress and went up to her. I don't remember her name but she was somewhat famous, (based on what my friend said), and had her own production company (she was visiting NY due to business). She was telling us a couple of stories, one included Ron Jeremy and let's just say it was not very complimentary, especially in regards to his personal hygiene.
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Didn't Katherine Heigl said something along the lines how much of a pervert Seagal was to her on the set of Under Siege 2?

As for Ron Jeremy, a friend of mine who used to be in the porn business said that Jeremy has been banned from most of the porn trade shows and awards events because of his behavior towards women. Allegedly, he would go around the room groping the girls and trying to finger them. Security had to be called at multiple events to throw him out since his behavior was completely rapey.
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^^^Isn’t that Katherine Heigl? Wasn’t she underage when Under Siege 2 was made?
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Apparently Kimmel's staff found this picture after she recounted Seagal saying to her that he had girlfriends her age. But she swears he didn't hit on her, that's just an oddly timed picture.

I mean the first film I remember her in was in that Gerard Depardieu movie where she was his teenaged daughter and highly sexualized in the movie, which is really creepy looking back on it (I think that was before Under Siege 2).

Edited to add: just looked it up, she was 14 at the time. Ugh.
These were posts from 2017. Seagal actually has a few mentions in this thread from 2017/2018 already.
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Comedian Chris D'Elia is now also in the shit, with a ton of women (many underage) coming out saying how he's a super creep.

This clip is especially funny...


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Originally Posted by printerati
Bieber has sued them for defamation, and provided evidence that their claims are “factually impossible”.
What's his evidence, the absence of a penis? I have to say, that's pretty solid proof, though I guess he could have raped them digitally or orally.
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One of my High School friends has directed like seven Steven Seagal movies (none you would have ever heard of). I bet he has some interesting stories to tell.

More interesting or hilarious than that some guy choked the Putin-fellating uberbag out and made him shit his pants?
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Off topic, but is it generally agreed that Steven Segal’s bushido is all fake? I’m seeing his videos and it just looks like a bunch of dudes running at him and suddenly flying backwards after he just barely grabs their wrists.
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I know this has already been posted but it’s still crazy how big shots in the industry and the media were more concerned with protecting Hollywood’s reputation than exposing the dangers and sex crimes that were going on there.

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Originally Posted by Red Hood
Didn't Katherine Heigl said something along the lines how much of a pervert Seagal was to her on the set of Under Siege 2?

As for Ron Jeremy, a friend of mine who used to be in the porn business said that Jeremy has been banned from most of the porn trade shows and awards events because of his behavior towards women. Allegedly, he would go around the room groping the girls and trying to finger them. Security had to be called at multiple events to throw him out since his behavior was completely rapey.

Seagal thought it was ok after seeing her in My Father The Hero

He should have went after Sandra Taylor who posed in Penthouse.
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Originally Posted by JeffTheAlpaca
Seagal thought it was ok after seeing her in My Father The Hero

He should have went after Sandra Taylor who posed in Penthouse.
what?
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what?
She played a kid, pretending to be an adult while on vacation in that movie. I'm guessing that's what they meant.
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Originally Posted by Noonan
She played a kid, pretending to be an adult while on vacation in that movie. I'm guessing that's what they meant.
It's important to mention that she was a kid at the time (14), and the movie was basically focused on ogling her

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/kathe...b0018f9cbbd3d7
In the film, a 14-year-old Katherine Heigl convinces her father, played by Gerard Depardieu, to act like her lover in order to make a younger boy jealous. Need we say more?

Heigl spoke about the film's perverted plot during an interview on "The Howard Stern Show" Wednesday, noting that it would definitely not pass the Hollywood test today.

"What a plot!" the actress said, after host Howard Stern reiterated it. "Like, that would never fly now."

And while the former "Grey's Anatomy" star admitted nothing inappropriate happened on the set, there was one scene, in which she had to wear a white thong bathing suit, that made her a little uncomfortable.

"I was raised Mormon, so I was a very good girl," she said. "That [scene] was really hard for me and I kept trying to convince the director to just do an itty bitty bikini. And he was like, 'No, he's a French father, nothing is going to shock him less than something like this." (Editor's note: To clarify, it seems she meant anything less than a thong wouldn't shock him at all.)
Here's the trailer that they used. That thong bathing suit scene was front and center. I was a kid at the time and it was very... memorable:

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It was a Touchstone movie, which was owned by Disney.

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