Simpson — NFL Hall of Famer and Hertz's most famous pitchman of all time — was acquitted of murder chargers in the slayings of his ex-wife and her friend, fans and advertisers have never really forgiven him. I told Detective Winters that Mr. I did not wash my face. She went up to Bryant's room voluntarily They're always convicted before there's a trial. Instead I stopped at the mirror by the elevator on that floor to clean my face up. A year-old hotel employee accused Bryant of raping her in his hotel room the night before Bryant was to have surgery. But he had already been judged. No matter how much you think know some of the people that you come in contact with every single day, you probably don't know the answers to any of the questions above. A sheriff's spokesman said Slater crashed into a telephone pole, got out of his car and kicked a cop, then tried to escape over a fence. After months of reviewing discovery, listening to her attorney, and even her testimony in person, I now understand how she feels that she did not consent to this encounter. But then followed his disastrous marriage to actress Robin Givens; a rape conviction; the ear-biting incident in his match against Evander Holyfield; several odd, violent outbursts; and losses to Holyfield and Lennox Lewis. Although I truly believe this encounter between us was consensual, I recognize now that she did not and does not view this incident the same way I did. I also want to apologize to her parents and family members, and to my family and friends and supporters, and to the citizens of Eagle, Colo. Page 2 staff I never realized I was a raging feminist until this weekend. Nor do I immediately envision some sort of vexing vixen preying on poor unsuspecting millionaire athletes in a hotel lobby.