Shocking, disturbing, heartbreaking, dispiriting — yes, yes, yes, and ughhhh, yes.
Surprising? Not at all.
The New York Times published an impeccably sourced, thoroughly reported account Thursday detailing decades of systematic sexual harassment at the hands of independent film mogul Harvey Weinstein. The 65-year-old producer, financier, infamous holy terror with a trophy case full of Oscars — six for Best Picture — for three decades managed to keep his predatory ways under wraps with a staggering chain of payouts, denials, nondisclosure agreements and power plays.