Conor Oberst Accused Of Rape
2014-01-07 by andcas | 173 Comments

Bright Eyes singer Conor Oberst has recently had a unnamed woman come forth on the internet claiming that he raped her ten years ago. The serious allegation originated on a website called XO Jane a few days ago and has quickly gained traction by spreading like wildfire throughout Tumblr.

The accuser says she was sixteen at the time of the incident and it took place when she met him at a show through an arranged meeting from Oberst's brother. Subsequently, Oberst's publicist has released a statement calling the story absolutely, unequivocally false and is seeking a libel attorney.

http://propertyofzack.com/post/72469841611/alleged-conor-oberst-rape-victim-comes-forward

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Iamthe Nightstars
January 7th 2014

2114 Comments


Whoah.

Funeralopolis
January 7th 2014

10513 Comments


dam

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Rhyme
January 7th 2014

835 Comments


i wonder how terrible this thread will become

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Kris.
January 7th 2014

11416 Comments


oh shit

Green Baron
January 7th 2014

11259 Comments


the next ian watkins

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avonbarksdale221
January 7th 2014

7051 Comments


I'd always heard he was in asshole, if these allegations turn out to be true then I guess that pretty much confirms it.

BallsToTheWall
January 7th 2014

44164 Comments


I thought this stuff only happened to black athletes who woulda thought that L.P singer would have started a new trend?

PunchforPunch
January 7th 2014

5329 Comments


thread needs andcas

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treeqt.
January 7th 2014

7871 Comments


zzzzzzz

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FiveLeavesLeft
Staff Reviewer
January 7th 2014

7920 Comments


What the hell's with all the rape and pedophilia lately?

botb
January 7th 2014

9288 Comments


while there are obviously some accounts of this happening and it's fucking awful, the people that do it just to get attention (the girl that accused jon from gaza of it for example) are so beyond shitty

ILJ
January 7th 2014

6550 Comments


the fact that this was ten years ago makes me pretty skeptical. why wait ten years and come out with it now?

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TheGreatQ
January 7th 2014

951 Comments


I'm pretty sure most states have a statute of limitations for rape of an underage person that ends once the victim turns 21.

botb
January 7th 2014

9288 Comments


nah, sex crimes don't really ever "expire", no matter how long ago it was you can still press charges.

TheGreatQ
January 7th 2014

951 Comments


Maybe it's just one state but I know it exists somewhere

Recspecs
January 7th 2014

9811 Comments


Why do mods still approve this bullshit gossip as news?

Recspecs
January 7th 2014

9811 Comments


Also this looks like a good place to say RIP Gaza miss you baby

tommygun
January 7th 2014

21345 Comments


prove it lady

porch
January 7th 2014

8390 Comments


didn't actually realize the gravitas of the situation till andcas pointed out just how serious a rape allegation really is

Emim
January 7th 2014

26205 Comments


Yeah there is a statute of limitations, though I'm not sure of the time frame in Cali

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
January 7th 2014

20249 Comments



the fact that this was ten years ago makes me pretty skeptical. why wait ten years and come out with it now?

not that I'm making any sort of judgement on the validity of this accusation but you obviously have fuck all idea what rape does to a person's mind

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tommygun
January 7th 2014

21345 Comments


fish have you been raped

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
January 7th 2014

20249 Comments


editcas

MosesMalone
January 7th 2014

1825 Comments


So I was gonna say I hope this happened and then I realized that that would be hoping for a rape to have occurred. Still though my girlfriend would finally stop listening to this douche and that would be nice.

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
January 7th 2014

20249 Comments


I have no idea who this guy is

sixdegrees
January 7th 2014

15785 Comments


oh boy

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Kris.
January 7th 2014

11416 Comments


"So I was gonna say I hope this happened and then I realized that that would be hoping for a rape to have occurred. Still though my girlfriend would finally stop listening to this douche and that would be nice."

wow you seem like a good person

MosesMalone
January 7th 2014

1825 Comments


Hey man it's healthy to find a silver lining in everything.

Kris.
January 7th 2014

11416 Comments


so because you hate the guy so much you actually hope he raped a girl

so that your girlfriend would stop listening to his music



i mean wow

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
January 7th 2014

20249 Comments


that kind of mentality is pretty much at the core of this site so I'm not really surprised

MosesMalone
January 7th 2014

1825 Comments


Woah I never said hate.

Kris.
January 7th 2014

11416 Comments


it just amazes me that people can hate an artist so much that they'd waste so much time and energy hating that person
like
goddamn dude move on let your girlfriend listen to whoever she wants

tommygun
January 7th 2014

21345 Comments


love rape accusation threads don't stop fellas

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
January 7th 2014

20249 Comments


accusing me of being a horrible person is fine but don't you do exaggerate how much I said I disliked him!

BallsToTheWall
January 7th 2014

44164 Comments


Stop being gay fish people. And by people I mean fucking you malone.

MosesMalone
January 7th 2014

1825 Comments


I wish people took things I say offhandedly this literally more often. Congratulations though man I now understand how out of taste that remark was and don't worry I don't actually ever hope people rape each other so you can calm the fuck down and get back to your brand new records.

Kris.
January 7th 2014

11416 Comments


so much backpedaling

GUYS LOL I WAS JOKING GOSH GEE WHIZ

MosesMalone
January 7th 2014

1825 Comments


Get me a Chris Hanson soundboard and we can do this shit all night!

BallsToTheWall
January 7th 2014

44164 Comments


I CAN FEEL THE BUTTHURT COMIN IN THE AIR TONIGHT....OH LORDDDD

MosesMalone
January 7th 2014

1825 Comments


For the record balls you made a rape joke too in a way so you should be on this sinking ship with me.

SnakeDelilah
January 7th 2014

3541 Comments


'the next ian watkins'



let's not go that far

treeqt.
January 7th 2014

7871 Comments


rip hard jamming conor oberst http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qoos-cpabaY

treeqt.
January 7th 2014

7871 Comments


im waiting for some sign of consciousness~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Green Baron
January 7th 2014

11259 Comments


it would be even worse if the song came out after the rape

tresm87
January 7th 2014

461 Comments


randomly just coming forth 10 years later. give me a fucking break. shes a fucking attention craved liar.

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sixdegrees
January 7th 2014

15785 Comments


^ fuck this guy

StJimmyRocks92
January 7th 2014

73 Comments


Was she hot?

FearThyEvil9
January 7th 2014

11399 Comments


"randomly just coming forth 10 years later. give me a fucking break. shes a fucking attention craved liar."

Not that I believe this but do you have any fucking idea what goes through the mind of a rape victim? My good friend was raped and unfortunately never reported it and still goes through trauma because of the situation. It's fucking sickening

TooLateToGoBack
January 7th 2014

1683 Comments


wow

fromtheinside
January 7th 2014

16485 Comments


thread reached awful in world record timing

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bach
January 7th 2014

11185 Comments


What FearThyEvil said



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PunchforPunch
January 7th 2014

5329 Comments


bet she's a lesbi now

Gwyn.
January 7th 2014

14047 Comments


The fact that she didn't announce it publicly outside of a random website and it was 10 years ago makes the possibilty of it being true 50/50 - Anybody can make up ridiculous stories and accusations like these, but maybe she never told because he might have threatened her if she did or was afraid of what would happen if other people knew.

All of that said, based on what I've been reading, he was always kind of a massive dick and apparently liked to prey on younger women, so all that's laid so far might indicate that it's true. I'm not gonna believe it until there's proof though.

bach
January 7th 2014

11185 Comments


This is the first I've heard of him being a "dick." Let alone preying on women.

Skoj
January 7th 2014

924 Comments


this fucking thread... my sides are in orbit.

What can be asserted without evidence can be dismissed without evidence.

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Gwyn.
January 7th 2014

14047 Comments


Then maybe what I'm reading wasn't true. I'm reading more and more sources and very few mention such a thing, apparently he even suffered depression.


"does he have a reputation for going for his younger fans?"

Apparently he's been linked with notable names like Wynona Rider and Maria Taylor, but nothing I've found says something about going with his fans

cinaedus
January 7th 2014

26204 Comments


"spreading like wildfire throughout Tumblr"

lmao

OwMySnauze
January 7th 2014

544 Comments


He must have liked her for her bright eyes.

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bach
January 7th 2014

11185 Comments


huehuehuehuehue

SitarHero
January 7th 2014

4047 Comments


"the people that do it just to get attention (the girl that accused jon from gaza of it for example)"

You should probably pull your head out of your ass before you suffocate.

cinaedus
January 7th 2014

26204 Comments


more whiteknighting from bach, not surprised

cinaedus
January 7th 2014

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not that rape isn't a terrible thing, but we can't just take accusations at face value without evidence or you end up with the salem witch trials

Gwyn.
January 7th 2014

14047 Comments


"You should probably pull your head out of your ass before you suffocate."

Was he proved guilty?

treeqt.
January 7th 2014

7871 Comments


so when did this whole thing become an internet trial

SitarHero
January 7th 2014

4047 Comments


Legal proceedings were not initiated by the victim. And she explained very clearly why on her blog. If you ever want an articulate and lucid explanation of what goes through the mind of a rape victim when he or she decides to go public with an accusation you should probably hunt down the victim's tumblr and/or that post and give it a read.

treeqt.
January 7th 2014

7871 Comments


where does it say anything about conor oberst being the mysterious rock star anyway

cinaedus
January 7th 2014

26204 Comments


tumblr witch trials [2]

treeqt.
January 7th 2014

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witches get stitches

TheSupernatural
January 7th 2014

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Why do mods still approve this bullshit gossip as news? [2]

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someguest
January 7th 2014

18942 Comments


this is why women can't have nice things

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cinaedus
January 8th 2014

26204 Comments


someguest accused of rape

Nikkolae
January 8th 2014

4399 Comments


goddamn you someguest

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Veldin
January 8th 2014

924 Comments


goddammit sputnik

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snerefedsav
January 8th 2014

785 Comments


this is a really unfortunate situation for everyone involved. but that said, i saw someone say "i guess he really wanted a lover he didn't have to love" and i thought it was funny as hell

MyNameIsPencil
January 8th 2014

308 Comments


Jesus, rape isn't something to be taken lightly at all.
Also it is possible for someone to go silent for 10 years then decide to tell someone, some victims never tell a soul in their life and get tormented by it for a long ass time, so I'd believe it.

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henryChinaski
January 8th 2014

2459 Comments


bored already

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skeames1214
January 8th 2014

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:/ man, hope this isn't true, but i'm not one to dismiss an accusation like this. i don't see the incentive to lie.

Dancedrewdance
January 8th 2014

156 Comments


If it was my daughter there would be no need for a trial, I would have dealt with it 10 years ago when I noticed my daughter one day suddenly became utterely depressed and whatever other issues she developed..

dopeneil1
January 8th 2014

39 Comments


dude that looks like a rapist has raped... this isnt a surprise at all

conesmoke
January 8th 2014

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And tell me.. How does one "look like a rapist"?

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
January 8th 2014

20249 Comments


you don't. people are just idiots

Crawl
January 8th 2014

1410 Comments


here we go again

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Gwyn.
January 8th 2014

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"Legal proceedings were not initiated by the victim. And she explained very clearly why on her blog. If you ever want an articulate and lucid explanation of what goes through the mind of a rape victim when he or she decides to go public with an accusation you should probably hunt down the victim's tumblr and/or that post and give it a read."

There's still no proof that what she said was true so why would I believe it

MonotoneMop
January 8th 2014

60 Comments


This reminds me of the time Isaac Brock got accused of rape. Don't get all over the guy for something he hasn't been found guilty of yet, if this is a false case, that's exactly what the instigator would want to happen. That being said, fuck the guy if its true, using fame to your advantage like this is disgusting.

And also I hate this guy's voice.

JS19
January 8th 2014

3660 Comments


God this thread is a fuckin trainwreck

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cfbassist
January 8th 2014

325 Comments


16 year old groupie decides she made a mistake 10 years later and claims she was raped when she most likely lied about her age and did anything to get into her favorite musicians pants...then takes to tumblr to make everybody feel bad for her







JS19
January 8th 2014

3660 Comments


woop rape apologists. Ugh fuck this

JS19
January 8th 2014

3660 Comments


Seriously, it's an allegation. That means no-one knows what's true at the moment. Stop making stuff up. What if she was raped and you're there saying that shit? Not cool

qiblas
January 8th 2014

363 Comments


It's real simple people. DO NOT TOUCH PEOPLE UNDER THE AGE OF 18 YOU SICKO FREAKS.

Avagantamos
January 8th 2014

1278 Comments


don't touch anyone over 18 either.. unless they let you

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TheGreatQ
January 8th 2014

951 Comments


don't touch anyone

ButteryBiscuitBass
January 8th 2014

8735 Comments


hang your heads in shame

Pheromone
January 8th 2014

2955 Comments


this thread is a goldmine for shit

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flaffy
January 8th 2014

155 Comments


You guys, only .06% of rape accusations turn out to be false, so there is a 99.94% chance he actually did it. (source- tumblr)

Pheromone
January 8th 2014

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Tumblr is a goldmine for shit

Pheromone
January 8th 2014

2955 Comments


damn andcas you know what this thread needs, another guy to say that

wabbit
January 8th 2014

6755 Comments


i love you so much Sputnik

Impervious
January 8th 2014

255 Comments


"the fact that this was ten years ago makes me pretty skeptical. why wait ten years and come out with it now?"

It took 12 comments before this was asked.

Rhyme
January 8th 2014

835 Comments


what are you trying to say there?

bach
January 8th 2014

11185 Comments


"It took 12 comments before this was asked."

I think someone already said this.. But, you have no idea what goes through the mind of a rape victim. The shit is fucking dehumanizing. Not saying I believe or don't believe her story; but the amount of time it took her to come out about it doesn't really matter.

Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
January 8th 2014

48577 Comments


I'm sure there's plenty of rape victims out there who've never told anyone


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ShitsofRain
January 8th 2014

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again

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dopeneil1
January 8th 2014

39 Comments


And tell me.. How does one "look like a rapist"?

stop defending a literal piece of shit


Gwyn.
January 8th 2014

14047 Comments


"stop defending a literal piece of shit"

shut the fuck up before you embarass yourself

dopeneil1
January 8th 2014

39 Comments


because defending the reputation of a shitty musician is preferred to facing the issue of rape around here, no wonder next to no women post here

Skoj
January 8th 2014

924 Comments


"literal piece of shit"

I don't think you understand what this word means.

dopeneil1
January 8th 2014

39 Comments


the definition of literal was changed a few months back because of hyperbolic cunts like me

JS19
January 8th 2014

3660 Comments


'This is baseless slander by some butthurt groupie bitch who is now backpeddling because people are righteously trying to get to the
bottom of it. It is the same shit that the Gaza dude had to deal with, it sickens me. Fucking tumblr cunts.'

This FUCKING thread man.... I can't even

skeames1214
January 8th 2014

2680 Comments


i mean what did you expect, but yeah, thread is awful.

BonRurgundy
January 8th 2014

342 Comments


where and when did she back peddle?

By deleting all of her posts, all of the links are dead? She clearly can't back any of it up or deal with the inquisitions. If you're going to
make defaming claims, at least be clear about it and bring it to a court of law to be scrutinised.

Dunpeal
January 8th 2014

3572 Comments


i feel safe as long as andy is out there reporting on pedo/rapist musicians

Skoj
January 8th 2014

924 Comments


Andcas for Based President Turnt Thousand Sixteen

skeames1214
January 8th 2014

2680 Comments


pretty safe to say that she didn't delete those posts, and she almost definitely had legal action threatened against her.

botb
January 8th 2014

9288 Comments


^ that

Hospital
January 9th 2014

1875 Comments


I wish he would've raped me

someguest
January 9th 2014

18942 Comments


virgin white knights and modern day pseudo feminists itt

weedblunt
January 9th 2014

423 Comments


"why wait ten years and come out with it now?"
i can say from experience that it's not something you want to just throw out there. i held it in for about ten years too

someguest
January 9th 2014

18942 Comments


i held it in for about ten years


lol

weedblunt
January 9th 2014

423 Comments


that came out wrong

SitarHero
January 9th 2014

4047 Comments


@Gwyn

RE: "There's still no proof that what she said was true so why would I believe it"

Did you find the post by the alleged victim in the Jon Parkin incident where she explains why she didn't file a case against him, or are you asking a rhetorical question? No one is telling you to believe one side or the other. You just merely have to acknowledge that there are two sides to the story instead of just writing off one side as "some girl just doing it for attention".

Do you understand the barriers that exist for a person to file a rape case and see it through prosecution to conviction? A girl in a skimpy dress who goes to a party and gets drunk or a woman who voluntarily invites a man into her home for any reason becomes a "slut who was asking for it" by default. At BEST, she is perceived as dumb slut should have known better. At WORST she MUST have been looking to get laid and now wants 15 minutes of fame to cash in on.

Couple that with the fact that finding evidence and proving anything in such cases is notoriously difficult, especially when such an event happens without an actual physical struggle. If she was too scared of being killed or seriously injured by a much larger and stronger human being to fight back then she must obviously have consented, right?

And without physical evidence of a struggle, how does one prove that the act wasn't consensual, or that it occurred at all? Would any traumatised person want to repeatedly relive the event in a courtroom recounting it to strangers or have those strangers use the necessarily invasive methods to attempt to gather the required evidence if it even exists? Even IF the evidence exists, you merely have a case of he-said she-said to establish consent. How are you going to prove THAT beyond a reasonable doubt?

For all these reasons, the percentage of rape allegations that result in convictions is extremely low, which in turn dissuades people from ever actually going to the police with their allegations because it simply isn't worth it.


tl;dr - The point is not to believe blindly one side or the other, but to understand both sides before passing an opinion.

someguest
January 9th 2014

18942 Comments


As with anything in life, most of the time you can avoid getting into these situations by using common sense and better judgment.

Hep Kat
January 9th 2014

14026 Comments


christmas came late this year, for this thread is my basedpresent

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weedblunt
January 9th 2014

423 Comments


yeah someguest agreed but i was a kid and it's kind of hard to avoid getting raped by your
babysitter's older brother so it doesn't always apply

someguest
January 9th 2014

18942 Comments


Well, children can never consent, so that's entirely different.

Cygnatti
January 9th 2014

20111 Comments


I wish I had popcorn.

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weedblunt
January 9th 2014

423 Comments


what's with this thread anyway. this website never surprises me anymore so even the controversial threads just put me to sleep

SitarHero
January 9th 2014

4047 Comments


"As with anything in life, most of the time you can avoid getting into these situations by using common sense and better judgment."

Wow. Obligatory "dumb slut should've known better" comment. I rest my case.

someguest
January 9th 2014

18942 Comments


If that's the way you want to take it.

Cygnatti
January 9th 2014

20111 Comments


Baby sitter's older brother?! holy fucking shit that's messed up.

PunchforPunch
January 9th 2014

5329 Comments


"i can say from experience that it's not something you want to just throw out there. i held it in for about ten years too"

damn bruv

weedblunt
January 9th 2014

423 Comments


"virgin white knights and modern day pseudo feminists itt"
this tho

weedblunt
January 9th 2014

423 Comments


also don't worry guys my rapist died of a drug overdose before i even reached legal age

someguest
January 9th 2014

18942 Comments


And no, it really wasn't 'dumb slut' comment. Stop being such a fucking white knight.

Nikkolae
January 9th 2014

4399 Comments


this thread is what is wrong with sputnik in a nutshell

Futures
January 9th 2014

3562 Comments


Yeah the amount of white knights on this thread is fucking absurd

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weedblunt
January 9th 2014

423 Comments


also mens rights activists

Nikkolae
January 9th 2014

4399 Comments


and everything in between

Cygnatti
January 9th 2014

20111 Comments


"also don't worry guys my rapist died of a drug overdose before i even reached legal age"

Good. Fucker deserved it.

Hep Kat
January 9th 2014

14026 Comments


agreed. sorry you had to experience that weedblunt. if you're ever in south jersey, let me know, and i'll smoke you up on only the finest

weedblunt
January 9th 2014

423 Comments


yeah. he was a piece of shit but it was all just a part of a long series of different people being abused as children. it started somewhere and just went from one kid to the next until it got to him and then to me. so im not really mad about it

weedblunt
January 9th 2014

423 Comments


"if you're ever in south jersey, let me know, and i'll smoke you up on only the finest"

damn that sounds nice right now

Hep Kat
January 9th 2014

14026 Comments


wait weedblunt r u a chick? because we all didnt know u were a chick if u r

i only ask because we uh dont have no chix round here and if u r one well thats good 4 diversity n such

someguest
January 9th 2014

18942 Comments


yeah hep kat a chick named darrell

weedblunt
January 9th 2014

423 Comments


thats not even my real name but yeah im not a girl sorry

SitarHero
January 9th 2014

4047 Comments


"And no, it really wasn't 'dumb slut' comment. Stop being such a fucking white knight"

How was it not a 'dumb slut' comment? Because you didn't literally use the words 'dumb slut'? So it was a 'the victim(s) should have exercised more common sense and good judgment'. Sound awful similar to me.

And I'm not being a white knight, unless anyone who disagrees with you is automatically a white knight, in which case I'll wear that badge with pride.

Hep Kat
January 9th 2014

14026 Comments


i didnt look at the goddamned profile twit its fuckin 2:20 in the morning what the hell is this the CIA?

Nikkolae
January 9th 2014

4399 Comments


awkward

Itwasthatwas
January 9th 2014

729 Comments


What the hell is happening in this thread

PunchforPunch
January 9th 2014

5329 Comments


hep that was rosaparks

Hep Kat
January 9th 2014

14026 Comments


why is the phrase "dumb slut comment" even a thing

fucking christ men

someguest
January 9th 2014

18942 Comments


Here let me word it for you another way.

I don't fuck coke whores. Now you might ask, "well, how do you know if someone is a coke whore?" You look at them, you see how they act, you hold a conversation with them, and you analyze their character through a variety of different techniques. Most 'coke whores' aren't just going to come out and say "I'm a coke whore!", but you can probably figure it out if you give your relationship enough time.

Do you get it now?

Hep Kat
January 9th 2014

14026 Comments


oh that was rosa. gotcha



SitarHero
January 9th 2014

4047 Comments


@someguest:

Do you honestly believe that the only thing that stands between everyone and every crime ever is just a little common sense, good judgment and mentalist/jedi levels of character analysis? Do you realise that most pedophiles often have picture perfect families? That the majority of victims are raped by someone they know fairly well? If it were THAT easy to weed out the bad ones, don't you think they would've been identified at some point in their life? How many future rapists have YOU identified and stopped lately?

someguest
January 9th 2014

18942 Comments


Do you honestly believe that the only thing that stands between everyone and every crime ever is just a little common sense, good judgment and mentalist/jedi levels of character analysis?


Nice sarcasm thrown in at the end to void anything you said.

Do you realise that most pedophiles often have picture perfect families?


A fine generalization that means nothing.

That the majority of victims are raped by someone they know fairly well?


I think most of the time this situation is with a child, so that's outside of something such as the case we are discussing in this news article. Sixteen is old enough for legal consent in a lot of places.

If it were THAT easy to weed out the bad ones, don't you think they would've been identified at some point in their life?


This makes it sound like every other person walking around is a rapist.

ps they're not

How many future rapists have YOU identified and stopped lately?


Using your logic - many.

ILJ
January 9th 2014

6550 Comments


this thread is great, and by that i mean fucking cringeworthy

weedblunt
January 9th 2014

423 Comments


relax guys
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qltx2aeHVjA

ugly mane is forever

SitarHero
January 9th 2014

4047 Comments


@someguest:

Not sure if you're being intentionally obtuse, or you're just naturally that way. The point is that pedophiles don't go around looking and acting like pedophiles. They look like, and maintain the veneer of, perfectly normal average people. If they were identifiable from casual social interaction then do you not think that there would be a lot less pedophiliacs on the loose than there are right now? Everyone is NOT a rapist, and I don't know how what I said makes it sound like that. What I AM saying is that you make it sound like criminals stick out like sore thumbs from 'normal' society, so it should be easy to identify them. So why do you think they aren't getting identified?

The implication you are making is of course that you believe that your superior (yet somehow common) sense and good judgment somehow enable you to completely avoid any sort of violent crime from ever happening to you, sparking the sarcastic comment about being a mentalist/jedi. Good job identifying the sarcasm, better job using it as a red herring to avoid the question. My spidey sense tells me it's about to happen again.

SitarHero
January 9th 2014

4047 Comments


Also,

"I think most of the time this situation is with a child"

Wrong.

http://www.rainn.org/get-information/statistics/sexual-assault-offenders

JS19
January 9th 2014

3660 Comments


I love the dichotomy between people wailing about 'white knights' and saying she probably just regretted sleeping with him and people saying he's a disgusting rapist on a completely unproven claim. Nice one sput

Impervious
January 9th 2014

255 Comments


Sitar Hero, that was very well said.

I was just confused about how they can prove she was raped when the incident happened 10 years ago. Not from personal experience but, I do understand that it would be difficult to admit to it happening but I still don't know how they will be able to find him guilty since all evidence is probably non-existant by now.

ZippaThaRippa
January 9th 2014

2362 Comments


"Also this looks like a good place to say RIP Gaza miss you baby"

Gaza is alive and well! Check out Cult Leader.

Who fucking cares what some girl said happened 10 years ago? Evidence. Then charges. Then I'll care.

Nikkolae
January 9th 2014

4399 Comments


Cult leader is boss, fuck that bitch for fucking jon over

Cygnatti
January 9th 2014

20111 Comments


http://madelinegraceg.tumblr.com/

BloodBrainBarrier
January 9th 2014

5 Comments


"I want a lover I don't have to love."

someguest
January 9th 2014

18942 Comments


I love the dichotomy between people wailing about 'white knights' and saying she probably just regretted sleeping with him and people saying he's a disgusting rapist on a completely unproven claim. Nice one sput


Yeah, that's the problem with an issue such as this one. If you say something it's going to go to one extreme or the other even if you don't mean it to end up that way.

And to quote your link, SitarHero:

Rapists are more likely to be a serial criminal than a serial rapist.

46% of rapists who were released from prison were re-arrested within 3 years of their release for another crime.


It is just a scumbag mentality.

alachlahol
January 10th 2014

7423 Comments


pulled yourself away from keeping up with the kardashians long enough to post this article i see

alachlahol
January 10th 2014

7423 Comments


dont even know what that is did they rename tmz or something

alachlahol
January 10th 2014

7423 Comments


surprised you havent snagged a job there yet,, should at least send in your resume

MosesMalone
January 13th 2014

1825 Comments


Sooo did he do it or not?

Cygnatti
January 13th 2014

20111 Comments


alach, you're too late, man. andcas already permanently left the site.

rip

MosesMalone
January 13th 2014

1825 Comments


I think he actually was having a conversation with him.

Cygnatti
January 13th 2014

20111 Comments


oh well shoot

Dunpeal
January 13th 2014

3572 Comments


question tho. if andcas is gone forever, why would he care if his shoutbox is deactivated or not???



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