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Future copies of Lena Dunham's book will clarify that Barry isn't Barry
Future copies of Lena Dunham's book will clarify that Barry isn't Barry

When Lena Dunham's memoir "Not That Kind of Girl" leapt onto bestseller lists when it was released in September, it also stirred controversy. Among its more uncomfortable passages was the revelation that Dunham, the creator and star of the HBO show "Girls," was a victim of date rape while in college at Oberlin. In the book, Dunham describes her date/assailant as a mustashioed campus Republican named Barry. A former fellow student who resembles that description, and is named Barry, is not pleased, his lawyer says. "We've been trying to get their attention for months," Barry's lawyer told the Hollywood Reporter. "It took the threat of...

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