Damon Wayans Defends Himself After Calling Some Bill Cosby Accusers 'Un-Rapeable'
Damon Wayans is taking heat after making some controversial comments about Bill Cosby's accusers.
In an interview with the Power 105.1 radio station, the comedian said: “Some of them really is un-rapeable. I look at them and go ... No, he don't want that. Get outta here.”
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Co-host Angela Yee was astonished by the remarks.
She told INSIDE EDITION: “I was taken aback. The word, ‘un-rapeable,’ I don't think that should be in anybody's vocabulary.”
Reaction has been swift and many comments are brutal. One online response read: "Damon Wayans, what a huge disappointment."
IE spoke to Victoria Valentino, one of Cosby's many accusers.
“I was disgusted. I felt so sad for all of my sisters in this bizarre sisterhood that we have," she said.
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Wayans said he is being taken out of context and sent out this tweet: "Stop twisting my words. Watch the entire interview before u condemn me!"
He added a link to a portion of his radio interview expressing sympathy for the victims, where he said: “My heart goes out to them. For anybody that was raped by Bill Cosby, I'm sorry and I hope you get justice.”
Cosby has denied any wrongdoing.
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