U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Entertainment and Arts > Celebrities
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Reply Start New Thread
 
Old 07-17-2017, 03:53 PM
 
10,471 posts, read 5,370,141 times
Reputation: 16909

Advertisements

He was always a creepy guy that seemed to get away with nastiness due to his celebrity status.

http://variety.com/2017/music/news/p...ce-1202497833/

Quote:
The R&B singer R. Kelly is holding six women against their will in an abusive "cult," according to the parents of several of the women and to three former members of Kelly's inner circle, whom BuzzFeed interviewed in an explosive new report.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

 
Old 07-17-2017, 04:45 PM
 
Location: Brooklyn,NY
9,562 posts, read 10,772,207 times
Reputation: 13510
He's been in trouble before for allegations of sexual misconduct so its not hard to believe. He could use his celebrity status along with a charismatic personality for nefarious purposes easily. He sounds like a person with the same mentality as Cosby and Jared Fogel. I hope if its really true the authorities kick his door in tonight and face plant him into his expensive rug before hauling him away.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 07-19-2017, 12:30 PM
 
Location: Oslo, NO
4,489 posts, read 4,666,632 times
Reputation: 3273
The guy seems to be a huge pervert and a vile sexual predator:

A Timeline of R. Kelly's Alleged Sexual Misconduct | Complex

Aug. 31, 1994: He illegally marries Aaliyah

When Aaliyah began her career, it was as R. Kelly's protégé. Kelly wrote much of her first album, Age Ain't Nothin But A Number—a title that, in retrospect lent little subtlety to his intentions for their relationship. When they were married, Kelly was 27 and Aaliyah was 15; a marriage certificate falsified Aaliyah's age as 18.


Feb. 3, 2002: The sex tape leaks

In the most damning piece of evidence against R. Kelly that's come to light to date, a tape was leaked to the Chicago Sun-Times that alleged to show Kelly having sex with (and urinating on) an unidentified girl, who was said to have been 14 years old at the time of the recording. At the time, Kelly denied that he was the man in the video (although many mentioned the gold records visible in the background of the clips).

In June 2002, Kelly was hit with 21 counts of child pornography stemming from the tape. His Florida residence was searched, and images of Kelly engaging in sexual acts with an underage girl were allegedly found on a digital camera. These images on were said to be same as the ones on the tape he was indicted for. He was arrested in January 2003 for those charges, but they were dropped in March 2004, after a circuit court judge suppressed the images.

A full five years after the tape was initially leaked, in February 2007, Kelly's case went to court. After numerous delays, including everything from the judge getting injured during a fall to a debate over whether the sex tape would be played in public, opening statements were heard on May 20, 2008. The case was completed on June 9, 2008—R. Kelly was found not guilty.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 07-21-2017, 07:29 AM
 
3,925 posts, read 2,900,618 times
Reputation: 4632
If you believe those are innocent women then i have a bridge to sell you.

Even the "girl" on the sex tape was not so innocent. Also, her Aunty was the one who pushed her to the arms of Kelly.

What was 15 year old Aaliyah doing by herself with a 27 year old, R&B singer, who was extremely sexual songs??

Where are the "parents"??
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 07-22-2017, 12:11 AM
 
Location: Baker City, Oregon
3,050 posts, read 4,902,097 times
Reputation: 4305
The six women are not being held against their will. They can leave anytime they want.

A quote from the article: "They went to police in Florida, Georgia and Chicago, they have had well-being checks conducted and the women come out and say we want to be here and they’re of legal age, so the police and lawyers can’t do anything."

And I don't buy all the amateur pop-psychology brain-washing theories or that he has them mesmerized.

They say they want to be there.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 07-22-2017, 08:14 AM
 
3,925 posts, read 2,900,618 times
Reputation: 4632
Quote:
Originally Posted by karlsch View Post
The six women are not being held against their will. They can leave anytime they want.

A quote from the article: "They went to police in Florida, Georgia and Chicago, they have had well-being checks conducted and the women come out and say we want to be here and they’re of legal age, so the police and lawyers can’t do anything."

And I don't buy all the amateur pop-psychology brain-washing theories or that he has them mesmerized.

They say they want to be there.
R.Kelly has $$$ and can provide a certain lifestyle. (they don't have to work, they can eat at the most expensive restaurants, buy expensive clothes, vacation at luxurious spots, get into the hottest nightclubs, etc)
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 07-22-2017, 08:19 AM
 
Location: San Gabriel Valley
442 posts, read 129,831 times
Reputation: 1568
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mr. Ryu View Post
If you believe those are innocent women then i have a bridge to sell you.

Even the "girl" on the sex tape was not so innocent. Also, her Aunty was the one who pushed her to the arms of Kelly.

What was 15 year old Aaliyah doing by herself with a 27 year old, R&B singer, who was extremely sexual songs??

Where are the "parents"??
Your post makes no sense. First you blame the girls, then you blame the parents. Which is it? R. Kelly has no culpability in your view?

I don't care if a girl smokes, drinks, and has had sex a hundred times. That doesn't make it okay for you or R. Kelly to have your way with her.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 07-22-2017, 11:14 AM
 
3,925 posts, read 2,900,618 times
Reputation: 4632
Quote:
Originally Posted by Maliblue View Post
Your post makes no sense. First you blame the girls, then you blame the parents. Which is it? R. Kelly has no culpability in your view?

I don't care if a girl smokes, drinks, and has had sex a hundred times. That doesn't make it okay for you or R. Kelly to have your way with her.
My post makes no sense??? You should read yours!

I don't care if a girl smokes, drinks, and has had sex a hundred times. That doesn't make it okay for you or R. Kelly to have your way with her
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 07-22-2017, 03:53 PM
Status: "Trying to get a third star." (set 24 days ago)
 
Location: Outside 1604
2,333 posts, read 2,897,304 times
Reputation: 4755
If a female is of age, then nothing can be done, she has consented to whatever is going on in her life. However, when a female "smokes, drinks and has had sex a hundred times", "NO" means NO. Ever see the 1980's movie "The Accused" with Jodie Foster? Based on a true story of a "loose" woman who was gang ra*ed in a pool hall/bar. She kept saying "NO" but because of her past history the men ignored her and felt they could do what they wanted. Went to court and the bystanders egging it on were also found guilty, even though they did not participate. Powerful movie, and one of the reasons I have strong opinions of "NO means NO". I could have consentual relations with 100 different men, but if I don't want to with you, my "NO means NO."
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 07-23-2017, 11:31 AM
 
2,483 posts, read 1,655,539 times
Reputation: 4680
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mr. Ryu View Post
If you believe those are innocent women then i have a bridge to sell you.

Even the "girl" on the sex tape was not so innocent. Also, her Aunty was the one who pushed her to the arms of Kelly.

What was 15 year old Aaliyah doing by herself with a 27 year old, R&B singer, who was extremely sexual songs??

Where are the "parents"??
So age of consent doesn't matter if you consent?

Fine to be sexually exploited at 15 if your parents don't protect you?

It is ok to be raped if your auntie is responsible?

Get help. You are a very sick human being. I don't care if the mods ding me on this. You need to hear it.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


Reply

Quick Reply
Message:


Over $99,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Entertainment and Arts > Celebrities

All times are GMT -6.

© 2005-2017, Advameg, Inc.

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 - Top