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Cringe of the Day: Bill Cosby 'Rapeseed' Portrait Banned From State Fair
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The Minnesota State Fair just doesn't get fine art.

This portrait of Bill Cosby caused quite a stir at the fair before it was taken down after being up for only a day.

The portrait, made form "rapeseed" or canola seed, was created by Nick Rondo, a 37-year-old software engineer. He wasn't surprised people complained.

"The point was just to see, would there be outrage? Would there be people talking about it? Would it even get through?" he told Pioneer Press.

Although the portrait was originally allowed into the fair, an official made Rondo cover up the word "rapeseed" on his work, which basically defeats any type of message the artist was trying to make.

Despite the removal of the portrait, Rondo said this was for the best.

"I think it's actually maybe the best possible scenario," he said. "Up for a day and then taken down."

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Promoting his new directorial effort Trainwreck on the Tonight Show July 20, Judd Apatow decided to pull out some new stand up material and pull no punches as well.

Apatow put Bill Cosby right in his crosshairs and fired off shot after shot at the 78-year-old comic.


So far, over 40 women have accused Cosby of a wide range of sexual coercion and assault and news keep coming out from a deposition obtained by The New York Times.

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