Bill Cosby Defends Silence Amid Sex Scandal: “People Shouldn’t Answer To Innuendos”

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Sex scandal or no sex scandal, Florida loves Bill Cosby. Despite snowballing allegations of rape that prompted Netflix to delay the comedian’s Thanksgiving Day special and NBC to drop his family comedy pilot, the comedian received two standing ovations at the beginning and end of his Melbourne, Florida set as well as screams of encouragement from a packed house, CNN reports.

Addressing reports of the assertions by several women that they had been drugged and sexually assaulted by him, Cosby told a Florida Today reporter backstage, “I know people are tired of me not saying anything, but a guy doesn’t have to answer to innuendos. People should fact check. People shouldn’t have to go through that and shouldn’t answer to innuendos.”  Cosby did not comment on the allegations during his show.

Cosby also told Florida Today that he was aware of a local radio station offering prizes to attendees to heckle him during his set. “The thing…

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