Subject: Re: "Parks and Recreation" creator regrets hiring Louis C.K.
On Friday, November 10, 2017 at 10:37:48 AM UTC-6, Barry Margolin wrote:
> In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
> Dimensional Traveler<email@example.com> wrote:
> > On 11/9/2017 4:44 PM, Jim G. wrote:
> > > David sent the following on 11/09/2017 at 05:22 PM:
> > >> http://www.vulture.com/2017/11/mike-schur-apologizes-for-having-lou...
> > >> n-parks-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. łI donąt remember when I
> > >> heard the rumors about him,˛ Schur tweeted minutes after a New York
> > >> Times exposé detailed two decades of C.K.ąs alleged misconduct. łBut
> > >> Iąm sure it was before the last time he was on Parks and Rec. And that
> > >> sucks. And Iąm sorry.˛
> > >
> > > He really shouldn't beat himself over this.
> > >
> > He'll just get social mediaed for sexual harassment if he does.
> > Honestly, we are rapidly approaching the point where a pissed off ex can
> > kill someone's career just by saying they had consensual sex with
> > someone but decided years later they didn't like it. Going to start
> > needing NDAs just to break up with someone you are dating.
> Except almost all of these accusations get multiple corroborating
> followups. Do you really think there's a conspiracy where a bunch of
> women (or men, in the case of Spacey) get together and decide whose
> career they'll ruin that day?
If the accuser is looking at a $800 monthly Social Security retirement check, YES.