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Megyn Kelly Today, Today: An Alleged Victim of Harvey Weinstein Shares Her Story

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Welcome to Megyn Kelly Today, Today, a new daily column in which we will share the most memorable things that happened on Megyn Kelly Today every morning until we are no longer able to watch Megyn Kelly Today without feeling like there will be no tomorrow.

  • Megyn Kelly walked onscreen in a beige top.
  • Megyn Kelly once again explained the opening segment of the show.
  • Megyn Kelly gave a rundown of the most recent developments in the Harvey Weinstein scandal.
  • Megyn Kelly welcomed TV reporter Lauren Sivan for an “exclusive television interview” about her experiences with Harvey Weinstein.
  • Lauren Sivan told a story about an incident that occurred about 10 years ago during which she met Harvey Weinstein at a restaurant. After what was an initially pleasant conversation, she alleged that he lured her into the basement, shooed the staff away, and masturbated to completion in front of her.
  • Lauren Sivan called Harvey Weinstein “disgusting and pathetic.”
  • Lauren Sivan said Weinstein called her at her TV station the day after the incident and said, “I just wanna let you know, I had a great time last night... I would love to see you again if that’s something we can do.”
  • Lauren Sivan recalled saying, “Absolutely not.”
  • Megyn Kelly welcomed a journalist named Hannah Seligson and a women’s rights attorney named Wendy Murphy to the stage.
  • Megyn Kelly welcomed Savannah Guthrie and Allison Oppenheim to the stage to promote their new children’s book Princesses Wear Pants.
  • Synergy happened for several minutes.
  • Megyn Kelly welcomed five women under 40 who have been diagnosed with breast cancer.
  • Megyn Kelly revealed the show would be donating $10,000 to their organization, Five Under Forty.
  • Megyn Kelly welcomed a woman named Avital Zeisler on to show a few essential self-defense moves.
  • Avital Zeisler, a woman whose passion for self-defense began after she was assaulted, taught Megyn a few moves, including a push-kick to the groin and some sort of choke release.
  • Hoda and Kathie Lee suddenly appeared on a screen behind the self-defense demonstration.
  • Megyn Kelly asked Avital to demonstrate that choking move again.

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