Steve Bannon and Kathy Griffin have one thing in widespread.
Each are political warriors of the primary order. Bannon, a former Trump White Home confidante, wages political battle through “Bannon’s Struggle Room” present.
Griffin assaults primarily through social media and comedy phases.
They’ve one thing else in widespread, although.
Each imagined their political enemies killed in a ugly vogue, however just one bought punished by Twitter. [Editor’s Note: This reporter previously worked under Bannon at Breitbart News]
Bannon’s current “Struggle Room” episode imagined a bloody end to two key figures — Dr. Anthony Fauci and FBI Director Christopher Wray.
“I’d really like to return to the previous occasions of Tudor England, I’d put the heads on pikes, proper, I’d put them on the two corners of the White Home as a warning to federal bureaucrats.”
Bannon continued on with the tirade, making it tougher to ascertain it as political satire.
Twitter swiftly banned his present’s account on the platform. YouTube eliminated the episode in query for doubtlessly inspiring violence.
After which there’s Griffin’s most notorious pop culture moment, one she giddily shared once more this week with a lift from director Larry Charles.
Three years in the past Griffin posed with President Trump’s bloody head, sliced off its physique within the ISIS custom. The picture rocked popular culture, brought about Griffin to apologize and, later, recant her mea culpa. She shortly grew to become a “Resistance” darling, struggling sizable profession punishments alongside the best way.
This week, Griffin shared the picture once more on Twitter. Jack Dorsey’s mega platform, as of now, refuses to punish the comedienne or insist she take the inflammatory picture down.
Double customary? Actor James Woods certain thinks so.
Woods ought to know all about Twitter double requirements. The conservative actor, a naked knuckle brawler on social media, repeatedly will get suspended by the platform.
Griffin, by comparability, faces little to know Twitter blowback for her matches of rage. Then once more, she’s removed from alone. Far-left stars like Joss Whedon, Bette Midler, Ellen Barkin and Tom Arnold say the nastiest issues conceivable on the platform and Group Dorsey appears to be like away.
Time and time once more.
What’s attention-grabbing is that Bannon stated what he stated on his personal present, not through a particular Tweet. Griffin’s ghastly picture was shared roundly on social media then, and now.
Name it Liberal Privilege or just extra proof that Massive Tech Censorship is each actual and uncontrolled.
[Cross-posted from Hollywood in Toto.]