Bill Cosby, who is facing new allegations of rape, has been removed as a guest from the Nov. 19 episode of The Late Show with David Letterman on CBS. His rep confirmed that the comedian’s scheduled appearance on the show has been canceled.
Here’s a lesson in PR 101, kids: Don’t invite users to create memes or use hashtags about your client when there is even one fraction of ill will held against said client. Just don’t do it. On Nov. 10, Bill Cosby‘s social media team challenged users to create a #CosbyMeme using their own meme generator. It backfired, like, immediately, as Twitter used the opportunity to bring up the numerous rape allegations levied against Bill.
Bill Cosby, 77, was set to stop by The Queen Latifah Show to promote his new comedy tour, but the talk show host has reportedly canceled his appearance in light of sexual assault allegations that reemerged when comedian Hannibal Buress, 31, called Bill a “rapist” during a stand-up show in Philadelphia on Oct. 16.
Bill Cosby, 77, has been accused of sexual assault many times in the past, but Barbara Bowman, a 46-year-old actress who was allegedly taken under the comedian’s wings when she was 17 years old, goes into shocking detail in a new interview, describing how one of TV’s favorite dads allegedly turned her into his sex slave.