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George H.W. Bush Accused Of Groping Teen Girl
We previously reported that actress Heather Lind accused ex-President George H.W. Bush of groping her during a photo op.
Well, now another woman has come forward with a even more disturbing accusation.
According to TIME, Roslyn Corrigan also claims that Bush groped her buttocks while posing for a photo…BACK WHEN SHE WAS ONLY 16-YEARS-OLD.
“My initial reaction was absolute horror. I was really, really confused,” Corrigan told TIME, speaking publicly for the first time about the encounter. “The first thing I did was look at my mom and, while he was still standing there, I didn’t say anything. What does a teenager say to the ex-president of the United States? Like, ‘Hey dude, you shouldn’t have touched me like that?’”
Here’s the response from the Bush camp:
“George Bush simply does not have it in his heart to knowingly cause anyone harm or distress, and he again apologizes to anyone he may have offended during a photo op,” Bush spokesperson Jim McGrath said in a statement to TIME. Previously, McGrath said Bush “has patted women’s rears in what he intended to be a good-natured manner,” additionally attributing the act to his diminished height after being confined to a wheelchair since 2012. Bush was standing upright in 2003 when he met Corrigan.
Ok…. *Jay Z voice*
“I don’t know, maybe it never really hit people that I was a child at the time and that goes beyond a guy being inappropriate in the workplace to a peer or somebody in his age range,” she said. “I was a child.”
The purge continues. SMH.