'Surreal Coincidence': 7 Unnecessary Details in Lena Dunham's Rape Story Point to 'Barry One'

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Dec 16, 2014 9:57 AM

In a lengthy BuzzFeed essay published Tuesday, feminist powerhouse Lena Dunham described as a "surreal coincidence" the fact that a number of details in her non-fiction memoir point to an innocent man as her rapist. "[A]ny resemblance to a person with this name is an unfortunate and surreal coincidence," she writes. "I made the choice to keep certain identities private, changing names and some descriptive details… Reporters have attempted to uncover the identity of my attacker despite my sincerest attempts to protect this information."