Commentary: Not Buying Mo'Nique's Brother's Apology

For those of you who have ever wondered what's it's like to live with a manipulative psychopath and want to witness their uncanny ability to weave a web of deceit, blame and deception in their family and remain teflon (nothing sticks), watch Mo'Nique's brother Gerald Imes on the Oprah Show yesterday. Incredibly, Mo'Nique's family defended the pathetic actions of Gerald simply by seeming outraged and confused at Mo'Nique's putting the family's business out in public. Here are the facts: From the ages of 7 to 11, Mo'Nique was sexually abused by her older brother, Gerald... Related stories: "Precious" Star Mo'Nique Talks Abuse In ESSENCEIncest In Our Community...Can We Talk?Here's what you had to say: Tina commented: "I understand how her parents could feel betrayed and hurt, but talking about the molestation is Mo'Nique's way of healing." Linda wrote: "[Sexual abuse is] something you never get over. For the abuser to say, let's be friends - [that's] not happening. I'm glad that she put him on blast and had the courage to say she wanted him out of her life!"


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