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On Thursday, the New York Times published a report in which five women accused comedian Louis C.K. of sexual misconduct. The allegations included two women who claimed that in 2002, C.K. masturbated in front of them in his hotel room. Mic visited the 2017 New York Comedy Festival to ask attendees for their reactions to the news. The claims against C.K. are the latest in a string of sexual misconduct and sexual assault allegations against powerful men in the public eye.