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Richard Pryor’s Widow Calls Cosby A “Piece Of Shit” and A “Fucking Hypocrite”

In an appearance on the “Alison Rosen Is Your New Best Friend” podcast, Richard Pryor’s widow, Jennifer Lee Pryor, took a moment to address the Bill Cosby rape scandal. She…

Robyn Pennacchia | February 23, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Richard Pryor’s Prescient Pre-Twitter Statements Regarding The Oscars

In advance of this year’s very white Oscars it’s sobering to read that infamous comedian Richard Pryor called it way back when.
In 1977, Pryor dryly exclaimed “I am here…

Katrin Higher | February 22, 2015 - 5:15 pm

Pam Grier Had A Cocaine Problem And Didn’t Even Know It

In the book Foxy: My Life in Three Acts, Pam Grier recounts a conversation she had with her gynecologist in the ’70s. A little questioning from her doc yielded the…

Annika Harris | April 27, 2010 - 1:40 pm