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… Or You Could Just Listen The First Time

Joe Rogan and Substack are under fire for COVID denial. Why wasn’t very public bigotry enough?

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Of all the shocking news stories, “Joe Rogan said stupid shit on his podcast” isn’t one. The former Fear Factor host has long used his podcast as a clearinghouse for harmful ideas; he’s chatted with Proud Boys founder Gavin McInnes and…

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Jude Ellison S. Doyle

Jude Ellison S. Doyle

Author of “Trainwreck” (Melville House, ‘16) and “Dead Blondes and Bad Mothers” (Melville House, ‘19). Columns published far and wide across the Internet.

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