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Lena Dunham’s Self-Pity Responds To Barry [Last Name Unknown]

12:59 PM 12/10/2014

Lena Dunham was paid lots and lots of money to write a memoir. In it, she claimed to have been raped at Oberlin College by a "mustachioed campus Republican" named Barry. Barry wore purple cowboy boots and hosted a radio show that Dunham called by name. She assigned a number of other specific details to Barry. Also, she didn't say that "Barry" was a pseudonym, as she did when writing about several other people who've been lucky enough to wander into her life.