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Bill Cosby To Michael Jackson: What The Entertainment Industry Does To Black Entertainers?

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“The tradition of great performers, from . . . Sammy Davis Jr., to James Brown, to Jackie Wilson, to Fred Astaire, Gene Kelley, the story is usually the same. These guys work really hard at their craft, but the story ends the same, they usually are broken, torn, and usually just sad, and the story is very sad in the end because the companies take advantage of them, they really do.” (source)

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It’s not just Michael Jackson — there are a number of big names within the entertainment industry who are decrying the hardships people working within it must endure. A member of the two time grammy award winning group Bone Thugs-N-Harmony described one way artists are taken advantage of, stating that the industry “breaks people down systematically,” comparing it to a “high tech type of lynching.” (source)

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Dave Chappelle made an appearance on national television a few years ago expressing a similar sentiment. He argued that you must be incredibly strong to work in Hollywood, but that it is such a “sick environment” that it still takes its toll. He asks, “What is going on in Hollywood?” He uses his friend, actor Martin Lawrence, as an example:

You know when we did Blue Streak we were promoting it, and Martin had a stroke, he almost died. And then after that I saw him and I was like, “Oh my God Martin are you okay?” And he said, “I got the best sleep I ever got in my life,” that’s how tough he is. So let me ask you this, what is happening in Hollywood that a guy that tough will be on the street waving a gun screaming, “They are trying to kill me.” What’s going on? Why is Dave Chappelle going to Africa? (source)

Chappelle’s colleague in the industry, world-renowned comedian Katt Williams, stated this about Chappelle a couple of years ago:

When he made five hundred million dollars, they said even though his contract said he should get half of it, they said he made too much for the contract to be valid, so we’ll offer you ten percent of what you made. . . . Then [Chappelle] said, “What do you think my fans are going to say when they find out you offered me ten percent of what I made you, and they said, ‘Your fans will believe that you are a crazy crackhead by the time you get home.’ And [he] got on a flight in L.A. and by the time he got to Ohio, it was so, and eight years later he hasn’t been in a movie and/or television. (source)

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When it comes to Michael Jackson, the children who accused him of molestation grew up and later said that the allegations were completely false (a simple Google search will show this). The industry loves to ruin a celebrity’s image, for various reasons. After all, scandals sell. Why would so many (and I emphasize so many) artists like Liz Taylor, Akon (see video of Akon sticking up for Michael in an interview, and getting upset about it), Chris Brown, Bone Thugs-N-hHarmony, and many many more stick up for him, support him, and praise him well after these allegations took place?

Destroying ones image is a common tactic in Hollywood.

The same thing goes for Bill Cosby. His collegues, co-stars, and more all support him.

In the video below, Eddie Griffin makes some great points about what’s happening with Bill Cosby right now and why black male stars don’t leave the business clean. It’s difficult to ignore this information when it’s coming from Hollywood insiders. Something to think about, to be sure.

The point is, why does practically everybody in the entertainment business, or at least a large majority, support these people despite their accusations? It’s a lesson to not instantly believe everything you hear about on television, there is always another side of the story and, unfortunately, that’s something we rarely consider or even think about.

So, regardless of whether you think the accusations are/were true, take note of the fact that it’s OK to question.

*Please be advised there is language in this that might offend some people.

“There is a systematic effort to destroy…

There is some footage of Eddie here recalling his time with Michael, as many other celebrities have.

It’s Not Just Black Entertainers

It’s not only black entertainers who suffer in the industry. There may very well be Hollywood hitmen threatening and even murdering entertainers. Randy Quaid, prominent actor and director, as well as brother to Dennis Quaid, stated that:

“Help! For the past 20 years my wife and I have been the victims of criminal activities perpetrated by a small network of individuals who are out to destroy us personally, professionally, and financially. This network of individuals is manipulating the banking system and the criminal justice system for the purposes of sabotaging our credit and our credibility. . . . They have been aided and abetted in their schemes by the entertainment division of Citi National Banks Roxbury branch in Beverly Hills. This particular branch is a major financial hub for the entire Hollywood industry. . . . The president of the bank’s estate planning division told my wife that the bank prefers dead actors because they don’t get in the way. . . . We believe there are to be a malignant tumor of ‘star whackers’ in Hollywood. How many people do you know personally who have died suddenly and mysteriously in the past five years? I have personally known eight actors, all of whom I have worked with and was close to. Health Ledger, Chris Penn, David Carradine — I believe these actors were whacked. . . . In the meantime, many a celebrity’s image and marketability is being co-opted and destroyed.” (source) (source)

Rosaenne Barr, a well known actress and comedian, stated that Hollywood and the entertainment industry are dominated by “MK Ultra.”

MK Ultra was the name for a previously classified research program through the CIA’s scientific intelligence division. It was the CIA’s program of research in behavioral modification and perception manipulation of human beings (1). It was previously known as Operation Paperclip (2). Roseanne argues that Hollywood is a tool used in the manipulation of human consciousness — a tool used for behaviour modification and perception control in human beings.

“I go to Hollywood parties, or, you know, occasionally I go to Oscar parties and things like that, and people — big stars — people will grab me by the arm and take me aside and say: ‘I just want to thank you for the things you say.’ And it blows my mind, but that’s the culture, it’s a culture of fear.” (source

“This is a culture of fear, and nobody is more afraid than people in Hollywood, they’re afraid that they’ll drop out of the top . . . of the pyramid maybe to the middle of the pyramid. Hollywood is the one that keeps all of this power structure and all this culture of racism, and sexism, and classism, and genderism, and all of it in place. They continually feed it, and they make a lot of money doing it. And they do it at the behest of their masters, who run everything.” (source)

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Abductions & Car Vandalism – Startling Australian UFO Report Unclassified

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An uncovered Australian report performed by their Department of Defence. “Scientific Intelligence — General — Unidentified Flying Objects” is trending again. Those who have done extensive research on UFOs will find the Australian version of disclosure to be far more intellectually honest than the American version. Albeit it was conducted decades ago.

According to ex-US intelligence official Luis Elizondo, the Defense Department’s Inspector General is presently conducting three reviews. The inquiries vary from the Department of Defense’s handling of UFO claims to Elizondo’s alleged whistleblower retribution. The open IG cases are crucial to Australia’s report because they establish beyond a shadow of a doubt that the US Department of Defense is being dishonest and shady when it comes to the UFO subject. For decades, Australia has been a loyal friend of the United States. Within Australia’s boundaries, they share a military installation (Pine Gap). When a close defense ally’s intelligence agencies determined that the US was not being intellectually honest in its approach, perhaps it is reasonable to conclude that there is more to the tale than the 144 incidents studied since 2004 by the UAPTF.

The CIA became alarmed at the overloading of military communications during the mass sightings of 1952 and considered the possibility that the USSR may take advantage of such a situation.

Australian UFO study.

According to the summary, OSI, acting through the Robertson-Panel, encouraged the USAF to use Project Blue Book to publicly “debunk” UFOs. In a tragic twist of fate, when Australian authorities sought explanations from the US Air Force, the allegation was debunked. The authors of the study were depicted as conspiratorial and even crazy by the US Air Force. Ross Coulthart reported this, and it may be heard in a recent Project Unity interview. Courthart is an award-winning investigative journalist who is drawn to forbidden subjects. He also stated on the same podcast that a senior US Navy official identified as Nat Kobitz told him that the US had been in the midst of reverse-engineering numerous non-human craft. According to his obituary, Mr. Kobitz was a former Director of Research and Development at Naval Sea Systems Command.

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PGA Tour To End COVID Testing For Both Vaccinated & Non-Vaccinated Players

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  • The Facts:

    The PGA Tour has announced that it will stop testing players every week, regardless of whether they have been vaccinated or not.

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    Are PCR tests appropriate to identify infectious people? Should people who are healthy and not sick be tested at all, anywhere?

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The picture you see above is of John Rahm, a professional golfer on the PGA tour being carted off the golf course after tournament officials told him he had COVID. He was healthy and had no symptoms, yet was forced to withdraw from the tournament. He was told in front of the camera’s, and a big scene was made out of the event. You would think something like that, especially when you are a big time sports figure, would be done behind closed doors with some privacy.

Earlier on in June a spokesperson for the PGA Tour said that more than 50 percent of players on the PGA tour have been vaccinated. Although it seems that the majority of players on the tour will be fully vaccinated judging by this statement, it does leave a fairly large minority who won’t be, and that’s something we’re seeing across the globe as COVID vaccine hesitancy remains high for multiple reasons.

We are pleased to announce, after consultation with PGA Tour medical advisors, that due to the high rate of vaccination among all constituents on the PGA Tour, as well as other positively trending factors across the country, testing for COVID-19 will no longer be required as a condition of competition beginning with the 3M Open. – PGA tour Senior VP Tyler Dennis

The tour recently announced that the testing of players every week will stop starting in July for both the vaccinated and the unvaccinated. This was an unexpected announcement given the fact that, at least it seems in some countries, vaccinated individuals will enjoy previous rights and freedoms that everyone did before the pandemic. Travelling without need to quarantine and possibly in the future not having to be tested could be a few of those privileges. Others may include attending concerts, sporting events, or perhaps even keeping their job depending on whether or not their employer deems it to be mandatory, if that’s even legally possible. We will see what happens.

Luckily for professional golfers, regardless of their vaccination status they won’t have to worry about testing positive for COVID, especially if they’re not sick. This is the appropriate move by the PGA tour, who is represented by their players and it’s a move that the players themselves may have had a say in. It’s important because PCR tests are not designed nor are they appropriate for identifying infectious people. A number of scientists have been emphasizing this since the beginning of the pandemic. More recently, a letter to the editor published in the Journal of infection explain why more than half of al “positive” PCR tests are likely to have been people who are not infectious, otherwise known as “false positives.”

This is why the Swedish Public Health agency has a notice on their website explaining how and why polymerase chain reaction (PCR) tests are not useful for determining if someone is infected with COVID or if someone can transmit it to others, and it’s better to use someone who is actually showing symptoms as a judgement call of whether or not they could be infected or free from infection.

PCR tests using a high cycle threshold are extremely sensitive. An article published in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases found that among positive PCR samples with a cycle count over 35, only 3 percent of the samples showed viral replication. This can be interpreted as, if someone tests positive via PCR when a Ct of 35 or higher is used, the probability that said person is actually infected is less than 3%, and the probability that said result is a false positive is 97 percent. This begs the question, why has Manitoba, Canada, for example, using cycle thresholds of up to 45 to identify “positive” people?

When it comes to golf, the fact that spread occurring in an outdoor setting is highly unlikely could have been a factor, but it’s also important to mention that asymptomatic spread within one’s own household is also considerably rare. It really makes you wonder what’s going on here, doesn’t it?

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