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Louis C.K. Is Accused by 5 Women of Sexual Misconduct
In 2002, a Chicago comedy duo, Dana Min Goodman and Julia Wolov, landed their big break: a chance to perform at the U.S. Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, Colo. When Louis C.K. invited them to hang out in his hotel room for a nightcap after their late-night show, they did not think twice. The bars were closed and they wanted to celebrate. He was a comedian they admired. The women would be (click on the image to read the full article).
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Poll shows Americans taking the Trump-Russia scandal seriously
There hasn’t been a lot of public polling about the Trump-Russia scandal lately, so I was glad to see this question in a CNN survey released this week:
“U.S. intelligence agencies have said that they believe the Russian government attempted to influence the outcome of the U.S. presidential election last year through hacking of political campaigns and the release of selected information. If this assessment is correct, do you think that would be a crisis for the United States, a major problem, a minor problem, or not a problem at all?”
The poll found that 22% of Americans see the scandal as a “crisis” – up from 17% earlier this year – while an additional 44% believe it’s a (click on the picture to read the full article).
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