Tag Archives: Responds

CBS Responds to Pauley Perrette’s On-Set Assault Accusations

Pauley Perrette, who recently exited “NCIS” after 15 seasons, is alleging that she endured “multiple physical assaults” during her tenure on the CBS drama. In a cryptic series of tweets, Perrette pointed the finger at a “very rich, very powerful publicity machine” keeping her silent. She refuses to name the culprit, but says “he did it.” “I refused to go ...

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Rita Ora responds to backlash over new single Girls: 'I have had relationships with women'

The new song, which also features vocals from Charli XCX, Bebe Rexha and Cardi B, is marketed as a “bisexual anthem”, and has been compared to Katy Perry’s I Kissed A Girl. Hayley Kiyoko argued that “every so often there come certain songs with messaging that is just downright tone-deaf, which does more harm than good for the LGBTQ+ community.” ...

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Kelly Clarkson Responds to Eliminated ‘Voice’ Contestant Molly Stevens Who Called Her ‘Small Minded’

Kelly Clarkson wants to make her point clear. The 35-year-old Voice judge responded to recently to her eliminated contestant Molly Stevens’ accusations against her on Tuesday. It all started in a since-deleted Instagram post from Stevens, who complained about her coach Clarkson relating her voice to that of Melissa Etheridge and the Indigo Girls. “While I’m extremely honored to be ...

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No Jumper Podcast/Label Founder Adam22 Accused of Rape, Responds

Adam Grandmaison—a Los Angeles-based blogger and founder of the underground hip-hop podcast “No Jumper” who goes by Adam22—has been accused of rape. Twitter user Conor Tripler shared screenshots of direct messages—a conversation with an anonymous woman—who claimed that she was raped by the hip-hop tastemaker. She claimed he’s a “serial rapist who is notorious for doxing women who speak up ...

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YouTube Responds to Conspiracy-Videos Controversy With Plan to Link to Wikipedia

After weeks of YouTube facing scrutiny over the proliferation of conspiracy-theory videos on its service, CEO Susan Wojcicki announced a new strategy to combat misinformation by pointing users to Wikipedia and other third-party sites debunking them. Wojcicki outlined the plan during a session Tuesday at SXSW in an on-stage interview with Wired’s Nicholas Thompson. “Our goal is to start with ...

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