Entertainment What, what, what?! Whoopi reverses Cosby stance

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  1. Alisonsbankacct

    Alisonsbankacct Out to lunch.

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    Rape-rape, indeed. Maybe she should learn the facts before taking a position on TV about an issue?

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    “I gotta say, all of the information that’s out there kinda points to ‘guilt’,” Whoopi said this morning when guest/ABC News chief legal analyst Dan Abrams came on her show to explain this thing called “statute of limitations” in rape cases.

    Her aggressive remarks, even as a news emerged Cosby had acknowledged obtaining Quaaludes to give to women with whom he wanted to have sex, inspired HBO’s John Oliver hosted Last Week Tonight to do a damning segment entirely devoted to Whoopi, and how she will defend “anything”; it included her Cosby comments as well as defenses of Roman Polanski and Ray Rice.

    “I have been taking a lot of heat for various reasons,” Whoopi acknowledged this morning, welcoming Abrams to The View “to help me understand a lot of what’s going on” in re Cosby.

    Abrams explained patiently that, as a legal matter, the statute of limitations has expired on both civil and criminal suits against Cosby that might have been filed by the growing list of accusers. “Now, effectively, nothing can be done” in courts, he said, calling it a “legal technicality.”

    “That’s a shock to me,” Whoopi said, adding, “You’re saying all that is left to these women is the court of public opinion.”

    Abrams noted the women who have come forward “together…make a much more compelling case”, adding, “It is impossible to ignore the consistency of these stories” and that, “as practical matter, the remedy against Bill Cosby is the court of public opinion. It’s the pressure; it’s the pulling of his TV shows, it’s the ridicule.”

    Whoopi, navigating carefully, suggested she’s not so keen on the show pulling because it affects other actors “and some of them may not be able to make a living.” But, she quickly added, addressing viewers, “PLEASE don’t’ take this the wrong way. I’m thinking about the other actors.”

    As of today, Whoopi’s position is this: “There is no recourse for these women except what they are doing. If this is to be tried in the court of public opinion I gotta say, all of the information that’s out there kinda points to guilt. Now, again, I always thought they would have the opportunity to take him to court, but [Abrams is] saying that’s not true.”

    “You got a serial rapist, he’s been on the streets for 30 years,” Whoopi said. “I thought, ‘Here’s all the information. Take his ass to jail.’ I find out from you that that’s not possible…So, I can’t say any more ‘innocent until proven guilty’.”

    Addressing Cosby, Whoopi concluded, “It looks bad, Bill. Either speak up or shut up, cause people know now there’s a lot more out there than they thought.”
     
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    she must have been told to reverse your point or your out of here.....
     
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    And now... Whoopi Goldberg defends 10 surprising things



    she is a fucking moron
     
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    She's a god damn moron.
     
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    She just finds out now, from Dan Abrams mind you, that Bill can't be prosecuted. Lying cunt.
    Dan Abrams looks emaciated and has gigantic fake Al Sharpton looking teeth now.
     
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    That's awesome! She really is a fucking lunatic
     
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    She evolved. Whoppi 101 to begin soon
     
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    But she still thinks OJ was framed by the LAPD.
     
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    Huh?

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    She seems a little unclear in her newfound clarity.
     
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    She finally heard that Cosby believes black people should take responsibility for their own lives and stop blaming white people for all black America's problems.

    Whoopi don't play that shit, yo!

    http://www.snopes.com/politics/soapbox/cosby.asp
     
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    Zero fucks given by her.

    She's wealthy and laughing to the bank
     
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    I know that show is just a bunch of annoying yentas sitting around yapping but they should at least hire educated annoying yentas, not complete morons.
     
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    I bout shit myself when this aired live!
     
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    Talk about a 360 degree turn.