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Old 11-04-23, 07:33 PM
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Re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

Originally Posted by Nick Danger
Gene Simmons kept a photo album as a kind of bro proof about how many girls he had banged. I'd bet that the same album could be used as proof that those smiling girls were there consensually.
How many do you think were underage?
Old 11-05-23, 02:59 PM
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Re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

Russell Brand accused of sexually assaulting an actress on Arthur (2011) movie set in new lawsuit
Brand, Warner Bros, and various production companies named as defendants.

She claims that Brand was inebriated and exposed himself to her on set in front of others, before sexually assaulting her in a bathroom later.

https://ew.com/celebrity/russell-bra...hur-movie-set/
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Re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

Originally Posted by Nick Danger
Gene Simmons kept a photo album as a kind of bro proof about how many girls he had banged. I'd bet that the same album could be used as proof that those smiling girls were there consensually.
Surprised he didn't reproduce and market the book as the Official KISS Army Little Black Book.
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Re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

Now I'm thinking of Winning Time and their depiction of Jerry Buss...
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Re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

Originally Posted by Nick Danger
Gene Simmons kept a photo album as a kind of bro proof about how many girls he had banged. I'd bet that the same album could be used as proof that those smiling girls were there consensually.
For some reason I read this as "Richard Simmons". Takes on a slightly different tone.
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Re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

Originally Posted by jjcool
For some reason I read this as "Richard Simmons". Takes on a slightly different tone.
Sweatin' to the Oldies? ewww
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Re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

Sean “Diddy” Combs Sued by Cassie in Lawsuit Claiming Rape and Decade of Physical Abuse
https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/ne...235651922/amp/
In a lawsuit filed in New York federal court on Thursday, Cassie, whose real name is Casandra Ventura and was once under Diddy’s label, claims that she was “trapped by Mr. Combs in a cycle of abuse, violence and sex trafficking,” citing multiple incidents in which he allegedly “punched, beat, kicked and stomped” on her. Diddy’s Bad Boy Records and Sony’s Epic Records were also named in the complaint.
In a statement, Benjamin Brafman, a lawyer for Combs, denied the allegations and said his client is being extorted. “For the past 6 months, Mr. Combs, has been subjected to Ms. Ventura’s persistent demand of $30 million, under the threat of writing a damaging book about their relationship, which was unequivocally rejected as blatant blackmail,” he said. “Despite withdrawing her initial threat, Ms. Ventura has now resorted to filing a lawsuit riddled with baseless and outrageous lies, aiming to tarnish Mr. Combs’ reputation and seeking a pay day.”
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Re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

Originally Posted by L. Ron zyzzle
Surprised he didn't reproduce and market the book as the Official KISS Army Little Black Book.
Not sure I'd want to browse through that, from the quotes I've read by the other band members, he wasn't picky about the looks of his conquests, at all.
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Re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

I’d rather look at thousands of unattractive nude girls in a modelling book than I would thousands of hot girls in a book of wish.com gargoyle Gene Simmons’s greasy, disgusting sexual “conquests”.
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Re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

These women had sex with a rock star! They are all greasy and disgusting.

We now return to the thread discussion of women being sexually harassed and abused.
Old 11-17-23, 10:03 AM
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Re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

Originally Posted by Hazel Motes
I’d rather look at thousands of unattractive nude girls in a modelling book than I would thousands of hot girls in a book of wish.com gargoyle Gene Simmons’s greasy, disgusting sexual “conquests”.
Originally Posted by Count Dooku
These women had sex with a rock star! They are all greasy and disgusting.

We now return to the thread discussion of women being sexually harassed and abused.
I may be wrong, but I think Hazel is calling Simmons greasy and disgusting.
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Old 11-17-23, 11:55 AM
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Re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

Originally Posted by L. Ron zyzzle
I may be wrong, but I think Hazel is calling Simmons greasy and disgusting.
You're wrong. The words are adjectives describing his sexual conquests, not him.

And you posted that they were ugly, so why would you flip the meaning of what Hazel said?
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Re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

Originally Posted by L. Ron zyzzle
Surprised he didn't reproduce and market the book as the Official KISS Army Little Black Book.
Originally Posted by Count Dooku
You're wrong. The words are adjectives describing his sexual conquests, not him.

And you posted that they were ugly, so why would you flip the meaning of what Hazel said?
I shouldn't bother but you're wrong about what I said (see above). I'll waste more time to move my goal posts, since I'm just speculating on what Hazel is saying. Maybe the his conquest actions are greasy and disgusting, not the actions of the women?

It's my personal opinion that Simmons is greasy and disgusting, but I know you like to be right, so chalk one up to Count Dooku.

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Re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

Originally Posted by L. Ron zyzzle
I shouldn't bother but you're wrong about what I said (see above). I'll waste more time to move my goal posts, since I'm just speculating on what Hazel is saying. Maybe the his conquest actions are greasy and disgusting, not the actions of the women?

It's my personal opinion that Simmons is greasy and disgusting, but I know you like to be right, so chalk one up to Count Dooku.
You are correct. I was mistaken. It was someone else who posted that the women were ugly. You just liked the post. So you got me, there.

Otherwise, when one is writing in the English language, the order one places the words are important because it is the order the words are placed in that determine the meaning of the sentence.

Hazel's sentence has a clear and singular meaning with regard to whom the adjectives are describing. If it is YOUR personal opinion that Gene Simmons is greasy and disgusting, then you should go ahead and make a posting of your own that states that opinion. I wouldn't even jokingly accuse you of antisemitism.

However, with regard to my first post on the matter, it was a legitimate observation (that was actually intended to be humorous), and so required no commentary from you, which would have eliminated this entire back-and-forth.

Maybe the his conquest actions are greasy and disgusting, not the actions of the women?
The actions of the women? WTF?

The sexual conquests are the women he had sex with. The photos he claims to have are photos of the women. So, the photos of the sexual conquests are the photos of the women, and the women are described as greasy and disgusting.


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Re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

Originally Posted by Count Dooku
You are correct. I was mistaken. It was someone else who posted that the women were ugly. You just liked the post. So you got me, there.

Otherwise, when one is writing in the English language, the order one places the words are important because it is the order the words are placed in that determine the meaning of the sentence.

Hazel's sentence has a clear and singular meaning with regard to whom the adjectives are describing. If it is YOUR personal opinion that Gene Simmons is greasy and disgusting, then you should go ahead and make a posting of your own that states that opinion. I wouldn't even jokingly accuse you of antisemitism.

However, with regard to my first post on the matter, it was a legitimate observation (that was actually intended to be humorous), and so required no commentary from you, which would have eliminated this entire back-and-forth.



The actions of the women? WTF?

The sexual conquests are the women he had sex with. The photos he claims to have are photos of the women. So, the photos of the sexual conquests are the photos of the women, and the women are described as greasy and disgusting.
I mean, I know how English works, I just thought that since Hazel described the women as hot, that it was weird to then immediately call them greasy and disgusting. Benefit of the doubt and all.

My theory was that Hazel was describing the acts of conquest as "greasy and disgusting".

God willing the OP will come back in here and set us straight!

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Re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

Originally Posted by Count Dooku
You are correct. I was mistaken. It was someone else who posted that the women were ugly. You just liked the post. So you got me, there.

Otherwise, when one is writing in the English language, the order one places the words are important because it is the order the words are placed in that determine the meaning of the sentence.

Hazel's sentence has a clear and singular meaning with regard to whom the adjectives are describing. If it is YOUR personal opinion that Gene Simmons is greasy and disgusting, then you should go ahead and make a posting of your own that states that opinion. I wouldn't even jokingly accuse you of antisemitism.

However, with regard to my first post on the matter, it was a legitimate observation (that was actually intended to be humorous), and so required no commentary from you, which would have eliminated this entire back-and-forth.



The actions of the women? WTF?

The sexual conquests are the women he had sex with. The photos he claims to have are photos of the women. So, the photos of the sexual conquests are the photos of the women, and the women are described as greasy and disgusting.
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Re: Sexual Harassment/Assault & Abuse in Hollywood -- Discussion

Let’s be honest, 1970s, backstage, Gene Simmons, groupie girls, alcohol, drugs, and sex. EVERYONE was greasy and disgusting.

Hell, I feel greasy and disgusting just thinking about it.
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I was referring to Gene Simmons and the act of having a collectible picture book of women he’s slept with.

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Originally Posted by L. Ron zyzzle
I may be wrong, but I think Hazel is calling Simmons greasy and disgusting.
I was.

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Old 11-22-23, 04:50 PM
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A two-fer today!

Bill Cosby (again):
https://apnews.com/article/bill-cosb...ce081436e3cbb0

Axl Rose:
https://www.cnn.com/2023/11/22/enter...uit/index.html
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Oh no. is the Cos going to have to go blind again while this lawsuit plays out? Is he suddenly going to need a walker again?
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Greasy and disgusting are usually the best cheesebur . . . Oh, sorry. I thought I was in the fast food thread.
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I wonder if Riki Rachtman is going to have to testify in that trial...
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Old 11-22-23, 07:40 PM
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Make it three today, and the last one is a doozy: Oscar Winner Jamie Foxx.

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I wonder if Riki Rachtman is going to have to testify in that trial...
That's a name I haven't heard in a long time.​​​

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