Rogan Shoots His Shot

Joe shoots his shot, swoosh ...

Rogan addressed the reports during a recent episode of his podcast and said executives had “literally said nothing to me about it”. “Zero. It’s never come up,” he said.

I don’t know what the actual conversation has been from Spotify talking to these employees. But if these employees are listening, I would tell you, emphatically, I am not in any way anti-trans. … I am 100 per cent for people being able to do whatever they want, as long as it doesn’t harm other people.”

He also defended his right to freedom of speech.

“I’m talking off the top of my head. And a lot of times I’m saying shit that I don’t even mean. I’m saying it because this is a f***ing podcast,” he said. “And if you have a problem with people saying terrible s*** and you work for Spotify, maybe you should listen to some of the lyrics (of songs on the platform). Because some of the lyrics and some of the f***ing music that you guys play over and over and over again makes my s*** pale in comparison.

“But I get it, you’re a 23-year-old woke kid and you’re working for this company and you think you’re gonna put your foot down, I get it..

Footnote: Eddie Murphy, ice cube, Eminem, snoop, busta all blockbuster stars, cube who wrote fuck the police is with fkn Disney, Jesus, ice t who wrote cop killer literally robbed banks ... Go figure ....

Simon is a technologist with 19 years' experience in product, publishing, prop-tech, hi-ed, health-techs and large enterprise and digital executive strategy and scale teams.