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Kids soccer shoes nike magistas popular rightwing talk show host Bill O star of O Factor, and the company he works for, Fox News, were slapped with a sexual harassment lawsuit today by Andrea Mackris, an associate producer on his show. (The lawsuit is posted in its entirety on The Smoking Gun website.) Mackris, who worked for Fox News for more than four years, alleged that nike magistas O repeatedly harassed her verbally, repeatedly making lewd suggestions to her in person and over the telephone while masturbating with a vibrator.
Just before Mackris filed her civil complaint, O and Fox lawyers filed a counter lawsuit (also posted on The Smoking Gun Web site) charging that Mackris and her lawyers were attempting to extort $60 million in money. Although the complaint did not directly deny that O had engaged in the conduct Mackris alleged, it called the allegations scandalous and scurrilous. O attorneys alleged that the lawsuit was motivated not only by greed but politics, alleging that Mackris lawyer, Benedict Morelli, his firm and his wife are supporters of and contributors to the Democratic Party who wanted to and tarnish the reputations of Fox and O during the election season.
O and Fox complaint states that Mackris never complained to anyone about O alleged harassment, that she left Fox for CNN not because of the harassment but for a higher salary and that she in fact returned to work for O and had dinner and cocktails with him, after some of the alleged harassment had occurred. It also claims that Mackris and her lawyers, after claiming that their damages amounted to $600 million, demanded $60 million in money and once lowered this outrageous, extortionate demand. The complaint asks for unspecified damages.
Newsday quoted Morelli as saying Fox retaliatory lawsuit was without merit. type of negotiations that occurred between us and the attorneys for Fox and Bill O happen every day in civil lawsuits, the paper quoted Morelli.
Mackris lawsuit gives a lurid account of O alleged verbal harassment. The statements she claims he made are quoted at great length and apparently verbatim, making it appear that she repeatedly taped O although at least one apparent O quote is prefaced with the characterization to the effect.
In the lawsuit, Mackris claims that throughout her employment at Fox News, she was nike magistas to the mercurial and unpredictable mood swings of her boss personality who can be paternal and engaging at one moment, tyrannical and menacing the next. Her account begins with a dinner to which O asked her out, to discuss her future at Fox. After some innocuous conversation, according to the complaint, O abruptly changed. O eyes became glazed and bizarrely strayed in opposite directions. Suddenly, without provocation or warning, Defendant Bill O said to Plaintiff Andrew Mackris, just use your vibrator to blow off steam.
The complaint then alleges that O told Mackris that he had advised another woman to buy a vibrator and had taught that woman how to masturbate while telling her sexual stories over the phone. O boasted that the woman had had her first orgasm in this fashion. He said all of his sexual stories were based on his own experiences, as when he received a massage in a cabana in Bali and the short brown woman asked to see his penis and was O then allegedly offered to tell Mackris the same stories, which he knew she would love.
The complaint then alleges that a year later, in May 2003, O took Mackris and a friend to dinner, where he repeatedly propositioned them both, again the praises of telephone sex. He told them that he going to Italy to meet the Pope, that his pregnant wife was staying home with his daughter, and implied he was looking forward to some extramarital dalliances with the Italian women. left Fox for CNN, but in April 2004 her boss was fired for sexual harassment whereupon, according to the complaint, she received a phone call from O who suggested they have dinner to discuss her professional future. Mackris agreed, but on condition that the talk be strictly professional. When Mackris, over dinner, reminded O that he had engaged in inappropriate conduct with other women who worked on his show and said he should be careful or they might tell someone, O threatened with words to the effect any woman ever breathed a word I make her pay so dearly she wish she never been born. I rake her through the mud, bring up things in her life and make her so miserable that she be destroyed.
O allegedly went on to say that anyone who crossed Fox News would have other enemies, and made ominous predictions about a dire fate awaiting political satirist Al Franken, who had tangled with O and Fox. you cross Fox News Channel, it not just me, it Roger Ailes who will go nike magistas after you person gets what coming to them but never sees it coming. Look at Al Franken, one day he going to get a knock kids soccer shoes on his door and life as he known it will change forever. That day will happen, trust me.
The complaint then alleges that on August 2, 2004, interviewing two porn stars on O Factor, O telephoned Mackris at her home. Apparently O allegedly into a vile and degrading monologue about sex. He told Mackris to buy a vibrator and name it, saying he one shaped like a little cock with a battery in it that a woman had given him. It became apparent that Defendant was masturbating as he spoke. After he climaxed, Defendant O said to Plaintiff, appreciate the fun phone call.
A month later, O allegedly called again. O [said] he was watching a porn movie and babbled perversely regarding his fantasies regarding Caribbean vacations because, purportedly, people get into that hot water they shed their inhibitions, you know they drink during the day, they lay there and lazy, they have dinner and then they come back and fool around basically the modus operandi.
O then allegedly launched into a lengthy fantasy featuring a loofah mitt.
definitely get two wines in you, as quickly as I could get into you I would get into you, maybe intravenously, get those glasses of wine into you, the complaint quotes O as saying to Mackris. would basically be in the shower and then I would come in and you would have your back to me and I would take that loofah thing and kinda soap up your back it all over you, get you to relax, hot water um, you know, you feel the tension drain out of you and uh you would still be with your back to me then I would kinda put my arm it one of those mitts, those loofah mitts you know, so I got my hands in it I would put it around front, kinda rub your tummy a little bit with it, and then with my other hand I would start to massage your boobs, get your nipples really hard I like that and you have really spectacular boobs
anyway I be rubbing your big boobs and getting your nipples really hard, kinda kissing your neck from behind then I would take the other hand with the falafel (sic) thing and I just put it on your pussy but you have to do it really light, just kind of a tease business
the course of Defendant Bill O sexual rant, it became clear that he was using a vibrator upon himself, and that he ejaculated. Plaintiff was repulsed.
The complaint then asserts that after climaxing, O began boasting about how good he was during a recent appearance on Tonight Show. He allegedly concluded the phone call by saying, know Mackris, in these days of your celibacy and your hibernation this is good for you to have a little fantasy outlet trying to tell you, this is good for your mental health nike magistas.