Why Can’t Spotify Edit Joe Rogan?

Seriously. It’s shouldn’t be this difficult.

Elizabeth Spiers
5 min readJan 31, 2022

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I have another piece I’ve been working on that’s about Substack and disinfo, and this feels like a bit of a digression, but I honestly don’t understand why Spotify is publicly twisting itself in knots over what to do about Joe Rogan’s habit of spreading covid disinformation (via allowing guests to). There’s a simple solution to this…

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Elizabeth Spiers

Writer, NYU j-school prof, political commentator, digital strategist, ex-editor in chief of The New York Observer, founding editor of Gawker