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Donald Glover opens up about controversy between Joe Rogan and Dave Chappelle in bizarre self-interview

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Donald Glover has opened up about the controversy surrounding Joe Rogan and Dave Chappelle in a bizarre new self-interview.

That Atlanta The creator cited the backlash both personalities have been experiencing on social media over the past few months.

Chappelle has been criticized for making jokes about transgender people in several Netflix stand-up specials.

Rogan, meanwhile, has been criticized for spreading Covid-related misinformation on his hit podcast The Joe Rogan Experiencewhich prompted numerous high-profile musicians to boycott Spotify, which exclusively hosts the podcast.

In a piece for Interview MagazineGlover interviewed himself and at one point reflected on the controversy between Rogan and Chappelle.

First, he expresses his thoughts on Chappelle by saying, “You are who you are.”

He comes back to the subject later in the interview when he talks about criticism on the internet.

“You have to look through and try to see if someone is debating in good faith,” he said. “The internet doesn’t offer enough of that. You know what? I’ll now include my answer from Joe Rogan and Chappelle as well.

Donald Glover pictured in March 2022

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“A lot of people think that they both do what they do in good faith. It’s not cynical. It’s not CNN or Fox. For most people, it doesn’t feel like they’re trying to sell anything. People look for other people with whom they can interact in good faith. Because a lot of that anger is artificial.

“People have emotional diabetes and don’t even know it,” he added.

Elsewhere in the piece, he also addressed an ambiguous tweet from last year that many fans interpreted as an attack on “abandonment culture.”

“It wasn’t about the break-off culture,” he clarified. After wondering what he thought on the matter, he replied, “Yuck. Can’t we?”

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