The following comes from a May 20 story on LifeSiteNews.com.
Longtime comedian Adam Carolla has warned the Hollywood blacklist is back, this time for anyone who runs afoul of homosexual activists. If an artist does not support the homosexual political agenda, Carolla said, “You’re not going to get your movie directed.”
In a recent interview with Salon promoting his new book, President Me: The America That’s In My Head, Carolla said that homosexuals have “just turned into a mafia” and criticized them for “demanding everyone apologize for every joke and retract every statement.”
The drive for censorship has “turned into something that’s bigger than it is,” Carolla added. “I’ve lived in this town my whole life and never seen it like this.”
“There’s plenty of gay people” in Hollywood, “and they’re in positions above you,” Carolla said. “You’re not going to get your movie directed.”
“If you can’t work with gay people, you’re gonna have a difficult time in Hollywood,” Carolla said.
Carolla himself was the target of gay activists’ ire in 2011 after he riffed on his podcast that homosexuals should “shut up” about same-sex “marriage,” because he was tired of hearing about the issue.
He said homosexuals had gone too far, pointing to an internet petition pressuring the makers of the Sesame Street children’s television show to have two male characters – Bert and Ernie – get “married” on the show as evidence. He suggested that self-identified “LGBT” people rebrand themselves with the far simpler “Yuck.”
Carolla told Salon he personally doesn’t care whether same-sex “marriage” becomes legal or not, but he is tired of having the issue constantly forced down his throat. “In the book, what I say about the gay community is that someone sent me ‘the top 10 reasons gays should marry.’” Reasons three through five, he said, were so homosexual activists would shut up….
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