Why My Childhood Dies With Bill Cosby’s Legacy

Former icon and disgraced comedian Bill Cosby was recently found guilty on “all three counts of aggravated indecent assault” — and his faithful and devoted wife Camille Cosby released a statement in defense of her badly battered husband — by condemning the system that she believes has a vendetta against her family.

Friends for life

Unfortunately — the dream has converted into a nightmare as I have to contend with the fact that my childhood — as I know it — has perished with Bill Cosby’s tarnished legacy.

When the disturbing reports of sexual assault began to surface — there was the initial stage of denial as I tried but failed to reconcile the man who played the endearingly classic role of the idolized family man — with the career criminal who spent decades drugging and raping women.

The jarring cover of Ebony magazine (2015)

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