In the week since bombshell allegations against the film mogul Harvey Weinstein became public, the Breitbart website has been all over the scandal as an opportunity to showcase liberal hypocrisy in Hollywood. One thing missing from its coverage, though, is the role that its executive chairman Steve Bannon once played for Weinstein. In fact, their business relationship continues to have relevance not only because it shows how Bannon once profited off of Weinstein's endeavors, but also because it's the subject of an ongoing fraud lawsuit that will now have to be fought by a divided Weinstein clan.
Twelve years ago, long before Bannon helped Donald Trump overcome groping claims to become President, he was the chairman of a company called Genius Products. The year was 2005, and when Weinstein and Bannon crossed paths, it was a particularly important time for the movie mogul. Weinstein had just ...Read more