Joe Rogan Threatens To Leave Spotify

Podcaster Joe Rogan says he will walk away from Spotify if he has to filter everything he says.

“I will quit. If it gets to a point that I can’t do it anymore, where I have to do it in some sort of weird way where I walk on eggshells and mind my p’s and q’s, f*ck that!” Rogan said. “There’s more people poring over it but it’s the same thing. I do it the same way.”

Rogan got dragged and nearly canceled after clips of him using the n-word went viral. Spotify would not drop him and Rogan apologized.

“I know that to most people there is no context where a white person is ever allowed to say that word, never mind publicly on a podcast, and I agree with that now,” Rogan said in the video.

“I was also talking about how there’s not another word like it in the English language because it’s a word where only one group of people is allowed to use it — and they can use it in so many different ways,” he said added. “If a white person uses it, it’s racist, it’s toxic. But a Black person can use it and it can be a punchline, it can be a term of endearment, it can be lyrics to a rap song, it can be a positive affirmation.”

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