Trigger warning, obviously.
It takes a television host as gross as Dr. Phil to air this stuff, but hey, hang on to the link in case there are any Jared Fogle truthers you want to impress on the internet.
These are the audio recordings that former journalist Rochelle Herman-Walrond recorded with the ex-Subway spokesman, over a period of years. Extra grossout points to to the Dr. Phil Show for calling this a “sex scandal.” Raping children isn't exactly the same as a “sex scandal,” in my book.
The content of the tapes may be informative for people who want to understand how sexual predators think. Grooming “the girl from the broken home” was a tactic that was effective on me when I was a kid. I know many of our readers can relate.
Two sisters who were trying to escape violence and poverty in Guatemala for a better life “became so desperately lost trekking across the Texas desert that when they saw a U.S. Customs and Border Protection truck, they waved for help,” reports the Los Angeles Times. An officer in that truck later confined them by force, and […]
Updated with response from Uber CEO Travis Kalanick, below. Susan Fowler Rigetti, a former engineer at Uber, describes in a blog post her experience in a workplace where sexual harassment takes place with impunity, and people who are abused at work are further abused by the organization for which they work.
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While some people still maintain that everything in Apple’s walled garden “just works” and is immune to the rampant malware of the Windows world, the reality is different. The Mac’s growing market share has made it a much more viable target for malicious actors, and its built-in tools aren’t always enough to fix things. Drive […]