Bill Cosby

PHOTO Bill Cosby rapeseed portrait removed from Minnesota State Fair

A portrait of Bill Cosby done up in canola seed–sometimes known by the archaic but nonetheless accurate name “rapeseed”–has been quietly removed from an art exhibit at the Minnesota State Fair. The artist never expected his Bill Cosby rapeseed portrait to make it past the judges in the first place. Read on for the details, plus a series of pictures of the controversial work.

VIDEO President Obama offers sharp rebuke to Bill Cosby, comments on revoking the Medal of Freedom

President Obama commented both directly and indirectly on the Bill Cosby controversy when he answered a question about revoking Cosby’s Presidential Medal of Freedom. No such award has ever been taken back. Obama gave a general answer about the Medal, and a blunt one about the behavior of which Cosby has been accused. Read on to see the video.