JC Penney has pulled Russell Simmons’ clothing line from stores. JC Penny started carrying Russell’s Argyleculture line in September 2016. It was carried on their website and in about 80 stores. They have 875 stores. JC Penney said in a statement, “The company decided to discontinue selling Argyleculture in light of the recent allegations.” More here.
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Cedric the Entertainer commented on the Russell Simmons’ scandal. Cedric hates that Russell is losing so much professionally. Cedric says he has daughters. Ced seemed at a loss for words, really. Watch here.
Russell Simmons wrote an open letter answering accusations. Russell is accused by model Keri Claussen Khalighi. She made the accusation in the Los Angeles Times about four days ago. She claims it happened 26 years ago. He says he it did not happen and has receipts. Read here.