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Subject: Re: "Parks and Recreation" creator regrets hiring Louis C.K.
Date: Fri, 10 Nov 2017 12:10:45 -0500
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On 11/10/2017 11:34 AM, Barry Margolin wrote:
> In article<foo90dt78qpfhrkjcue98n3rvc42kblfl1@4ax.com>,
>   David<dimlan17@yahoo.com> wrote:
> 
>> http://www.vulture.com/2017/11/mike-schur-apologizes-for-having-lou...
>> arks-and-rec.html
>>
>> Mike Schur Apologizes for Having Louis C.K. on Parks and Recreation
>> After Hearing Sexual-Harassment Rumors
>> By Hunter Harris
>>
>> Parks and Recreation creator Mike Schur has apologized for including
>> Louis C.K. in episodes of the NBC sitcom. “I don’t remember when I
>> heard the rumors about him,” Schur tweeted minutes after a New York
>> Times exposé detailed two decades of C.K.’s alleged misconduct. “But
>> I’m sure it was before the last time he was on Parks and Rec. And that
>> sucks. And I’m sorry.”
> 
> Seems like this stuff is so widespread that if they avoided hiring
> anyone they heard rumors about, they wouldn't be able to cast any A- or
> B-listers.

....especially when it comes to commedians, given that (for most of them) 
their entire career is based upon their ability to say offensive stuff.