Topic: Crime

MTV Settles Rape Lawsuit After Implying Real World Cast Member Tonya Cooley Was Asking For It

MTV Settles Rape Lawsuit After Implying Real World Cast Member Tonya Cooley Was Asking For It

As previously reported, former The Real World cast member Tonya Cooley sued MTV after learning that the network knew about her sexual assault by two male cast members but didn’t do anything about it (aside from replacing the toothbrush that was used to penetrate her). The suit has since reached an out-of-court settlement, but not before MTV’s lawyers tried the ol’ “she was asking for it” defense. More »

Video: Tyler The Creator Punks The Wanted In A Really Dark Way

Video: Tyler The Creator Punks The Wanted In A Really Dark Way

Last night on MTV’s Punk’d, they let professional internet (and IRL) troll Tyler the Creator loose on such unsuspecting, innocent targets as 90210 actress Shenae Grimes and professional douche Scott Disick (okay, so maybe he had it coming). But by far the darkest prank was performed on British-Irish boy band The Wanted; Tyler made it boy band specific in a way that was equal parts brilliant and horrifying. More »