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We Need to Talk About Cosby examines the tainted legacy of comedian Bill Cosby. Mario Casilli/mptvimages/Courtesy of Showtime hide caption

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Cosby's legacy is a third rail conversation we need to have. W. Kamau Bell is ready

Bell's new Showtime documentary grapples with Bill Cosby's tainted legacy and his larger betrayal of the Black community. "It's just like: Why? Why do you have to be this guy?" Bell says.

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Cosby's legacy is a third rail conversation we need to have. W. Kamau Bell is ready

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From WHYY in Philadelphia