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Barstool Founder Dave Portnoy Not Apologizing for Past Racist Comments

Whereas “canceling” a star on web character can have a detrimental have an effect on on that individual’s profession, Dave shouldn’t be anxious.  “OK, emergency press convention time. It took them lengthy sufficient. Cancel Tradition [is] lastly coming after Barstool,” he acknowledged firstly of his video.

He continued,  “Here is the factor: I have been doing this for twenty years. I’ve made enjoyable of each group of individuals. Each race, each creed, each tradition — you identify it,” he mentioned. “The no-fun membership of the Cancel Tradition needs to return, blog-by-blog, video-by-video, day-by-day, week-by-week, month-by-month, year-by-year, decade-by-decade, and comb by all the things we have ever f–king mentioned and completed, yeah, you are gonna discover a number of jokes that missed the mark.” 

Video clips of Dave in 2016 evaluating Colin Kaepernick to Osama bin Laden and utilizing racist language lately resurfaced. Nevertheless, he defined within the current video that he was “not going to apologize,” including, “sensitivities change, cultures change. If you’ve been doing it so long as we’ve got, issues f–king change. … I am not going to bend the knee.”

The web character concluded his video by urging others to try to cancel Barstool. “Everytime you attempt to cancel us, and do these actions that pop up as soon as each couple [of] years, he mentioned. “It solely makes us stronger.” 

This isn’t the primary time that Dave expressed his controversial views and opinions on social media. 

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