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Over on The Daily Show,
Noah certainly didn't defend any of the two men's behavior, but pointed out that only of of them made bragging about his sexual exploits part of his brand.
“You want to talk about Bill Cosby?” Noah said. “Think about it. With Cosby, it took 20 women before people started believing it. The difference was, he’s Bill Cosby. Because before his victims came forward, Cosby hadn’t spent his entire career bragging about what he had done."
"He wasn’t doing that," he continued. "Trump was.”
And why? Rape culture. “When people ask why women wait to report sexual assault, that’s why," he said. "Because instead of believing them, you question their motives. Stop pretending there’s an optimal time for women to go public with these kind of allegations."
"It’s not like if you do it in the first 24 hours, you get a parade and an iTunes gift card.”
Reminder: only 24 days until the election's over.