Sex Scandals

MIKE KEELER: English language works in a fun way

This example begins with the very famous scandal with the very silly name, “Watergate”, in reference to the hotel where the tragedy took place. Which is funny, because no one really knows why this place is called that. “Watergate” refers to 1) a formal staircase built into the Potomac River …

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The biggest HBO scandals of all time

In 2011, long before “comedy-talking comedians” became a familiar, mainstream podcast format, HBO aired a one-hour special. “Talk funny, “in which four popular and respected (at the time) stand-ups and writers discussed the art and art of telling jokes for a living. Panelists: Jerry Seinfeld, Chris Rock, Louis CK and …

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American Idol judges react to Caleb Kennedy exit

Caleb Kennedy shocked the American Idol universe when he abruptly left the competition on Wednesday, May 12 in the wake of the controversy – and now the show’s judges are talking about his exit. “Well, losing great talent is always [hard]… this is our class. It’s the 2021 class. So, …

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A devastating record for Australian sport

When you hear that another soccer player is involved in a scandal, it’s easy to shake your head in disbelief. Often times, this disbelief is not caused by the criminal or salacious acts, even if they are themselves of serious concern, but disbelief still does. another star has become embroiled …

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Chengdu school death sparks rare scandal in China

A weekly recap of the stories you should be following in China this week, plus an exclusive analysis. Delivered Wednesday. May 12, 2021 at 7:18 pm welcome to Foreign police‘s China Brief. This week’s highlights: Protesters call for missing surveillance footage after a death of a schoolboy in Chengdu, Deposits …

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