Nonetheless when Jonathan Schwartz did an interview with Jen Fishburne, the "worse than rape" statement was central and Jen denied that it had ever been made.
That video prompted a vigorous response from Rudy Davis.
Jen has since posted on the controversy.
Then I heard from Bob Baty who wanted to know when I was going to be doing more on "worse than rape". I told Bob that I was done, but he could give me a guest post if he wanted to. Here it is:
Margaret Casey Rodgers explicitly stated that
Kent was "worse than a rapist" and/or his crimes
were "worse than rape" and the statement is not
recorded in the official court transcript of that
My opinion, FWIW, is that Reilly is a not very closeted Hovindicator who just doesn't have the honesty or integrity to come right out and admit it. Journalistically he is a fraud pretending to lack of bias, when he is in fact anything but.As a writer that puts me in great company as Montaigne had the same problem.
“I underwent,” he said, “the inconveniences that moderation brings along with it in such a disease. I was pitied on all hands; to the Ghibelline I was a Guelph, and to the Guelph a Ghibelline.”