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'Cosby Show' star speaks out after photo of him working at Trader Joe's goes viral

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Actor Geoffrey Owens is speaking out after a photo of him working as a cashier at a New Jersey Trader Joe’s went viral. The Daily Mail and Fox News were criticized for job-shaming Owens, who famously played Huxtable son-in-law Elvin for five seasons on "The Cosby Show," by suggesting that bagging groceries was not worthy work. The coverage prompted swift backlash, with many of Owens’s fellow actors sharing their own experiences of taking on jobs to make ends meet between acting roles


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