A podcast hosted by comedian Theo Von and featuring Roseanne Barr was blacklisted by YouTube after the pair engaged in a sarcastic discussion about the misinformation policies of social media platforms.
YouTube said it had banned the episode because of “hate speech.” However, the only comment Barr made which could be construed as such was sarcastic.
It followed a long exchange between Von and Barr about the 2020 election, in which Barr pretended to be glad about social media misinformation policies.
The podcast is now available on Twitter:
My podcast with Roseanne was removed from another platform so i want it to be able to live somewhere.🙏 Amen! pic.twitter.com/IjL5JGg0gG
— Theo Von (@TheoVon) July 1, 2023
Roseanne began the exchange, saying: “I’m glad that they did set up all these guidelines so that we’re only are allowed to speak the truth. And the…