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DonViejo

(60,536 posts)
Sat Jul 9, 2016, 01:12 PM Jul 2016

6 more women accuse Fox head Roger Ailes of sexual harassment including one who was 16 at the time [View all]

Source: RawStory

09 JUL 2016 AT 12:45 ET

"You know if you want to play with the big boys, you have to lay with the big boys.”

Those were the words one woman, a former Republican National Committee field adviser, claims Fox News head Roger Ailes used on her one night in 1989 as she was attempting to land a contract with the RNC, reports New York magazine.

Like the case of Bill Cosby, sexual harassment allegations are beginning to flood in after one victim — former Fox host Gretchen Carlson — filed a sexual harassment lawsuit this week against the powerful conservative news executive.

According to Gabriel Sherman, who wrote a biography on Ailes in 2014, allegations of highly inappropriate sexual banter by Ailes come as no surprise, dating back to the 60’s when he was a producer on The Mike Douglas Show.

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Read more: http://www.rawstory.com/2016/07/6-more-women-accuse-fox-head-roger-ailes-of-sexual-harassment-including-one-who-was-16-at-the-time/

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Now maybe Ohio U. can drop the Ailes' name from its Roger Ailes' Newsroom Botany Jul 2016 #1
Oh, it would be SO sweet.... lastlib Jul 2016 #2
As has been said...tip of the icebeerg...so. your words, Stuart G Jul 2016 #14
Now...What will the Murdoch family do?... Stuart G Jul 2016 #15
Sleazeball Republicans and their godforsaken "Family Values" Scientific Jul 2016 #3
The values voters are the suckers, the marks alcibiades_mystery Jul 2016 #9
Roger Ailes is a disgusting and vile pig???!!! caballojm Jul 2016 #4
What have you got against pigs? orwell Jul 2016 #6
You make a valid point. caballojm Jul 2016 #16
This seems to be a common theme. iandhr Jul 2016 #5
I knew this was going to happen - popcorn anyone? lunatica Jul 2016 #7
I'd suggest there are bets on whether it went beyond propositioning alcibiades_mystery Jul 2016 #10
Yeah, that's a safe bet! lunatica Jul 2016 #12
Unbelievable that some people believe wrestling is real and FOX "News" is fair and balanced. Spitfire of ATJ Jul 2016 #8
Surprise surprise! Ash_F Jul 2016 #11
maybe he will lose FOX. maybe he will get prison time trueblue2007 Jul 2016 #13
The dam is cracking. Helen Borg Jul 2016 #17
Now LET'S See if Night Watchman Jul 2016 #18
The exposure could lead to some more heads being busted open miyazaki Jul 2016 #19
He prostitutes men, too, by forcing them to parrot his filthy fascist views, or else. n/t Judi Lynn Jul 2016 #20
he forces them? Skittles Jul 2016 #21
Makes me wonder if all the fox blondies tavernier Jul 2016 #22
Republican fox says, "you want to play with the big boys, you have to lay with the big boys. Sunlei Jul 2016 #23
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