"This debate is about how much intent matters when you do something deemed offensive and what punishment fits the crime."
"I think the platform that you stand on matters. But I'm totally against cancel culture."
"I slip up? I’m toast! You think people don’t know that?"
Erickson says we've gone too far with open-mindedness as a society, too.
"This situation with MLB was wrong, but it was not a league-wide decision down to the players."
For both right and left, the exercise has become about “owning” each other. Cable “news” has become unwatchable…and saturated with outrage porn.
"They are flying without a net and every utterance over the air, or on social media is judged."
“We lost a battle for sure,” Daugherty said. “Did we lose the war? I don’t know. I hope to heck not.”
“Liberals need a ‘stand your ground law’ for ‘cancel culture,’, so that when the ‘woke mob’ comes after you for some ridiculous offense, you'll stand your...
"Like everything else in the American business world, the act of getting cancelled is a market response."