An adoring public easily dismissed sexual assault allegations against beloved British TV host Sir Jimmy Savile. So did police. Everyone felt they knew him. But when Savile died in 2011, it all came out.
If you’ve got enough money or fame, women will let you do anything to them
“When you’re a star, they let you do it. You can do anything … Grab them by the pussy … You can do anything.” – off-camera remarks on Access Hollywood, 2005
“Women find his power almost as much of a turn-on as his money.” – Donald Trump describing himself, as quoted in The Narcissist Next Door by Jeffrey Kluger
The London Metropolitan Police created a special taskforce called Operation Yewtree in light of the Savile revelations to investigate British media personalities who had molested children. The operation has thus far led to 19 arrests and 6 convictions.