Adam Carolla on Free Speech, Cancel Culture, AOC and Covid Hysteria

September 24th, 2022 10:22 PM

Performers censor themselves -- fearing they might offend. Those who offend Hollywood lose work. Some lose friends. Adam Carolla doesn't care. That's why he's the subject of my video this week. Carolla is one the most successful performers in America. His books are bestsellers. His comedy shows sell out. He hosts one of America's most-listened-to-podcasts. Recently, Carolla dismissed Rep.…

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Adam Carolla: Hollywood ‘Nutjobs’ Are Ruining Oscar Franchise

May 1st, 2021 1:54 PM

Adam Carolla exists outside the entertainment ecosystem, letting him call out its flaws without fear of cancellation. He runs his self-made “pirate ship,” a company consisting of podcasts, bestselling books, critically hailed documentaries and a steady stand-up career. He’s also a keen-eyed observer of Hollywood’s woke revolution, a driving force behind the Oscars’ decline as a cultural…

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Conservative Comedy Is FIGHTING BACK Against the Censors at Big Tech

December 12th, 2020 1:30 PM

Suggest women aren’t funny and you’ll be quickly attacked, if not outright canceled. Podcast giant Adam Carolla found that out the hard way. Say that conservatives lack a sense of humor, though, and there’s little to no outrage. After all, the comedian class is overwhelmingly left of center. There’s no current late night show that leans remotely to the right. And, as liberal critics…

Bozell & Graham Column: Speech Police and Safe Spaces

October 26th, 2019 7:36 AM
Dennis Prager and Adam Carolla have created a new documentary on the subject of free speech on campus called “No Safe Spaces.” Prager announces near the outset that a Pew Research Center survey found 49 percent of college students do not support free speech if it’s designated as “hate speech.” He asked, “Do you know how moronic that is? The issue of free speech…

Documentary 'No Safe Spaces' to Challenge Coddled College Students

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December 1st, 2016 10:36 AM
College campuses nationwide responded to Donald Trump’s election by providing “safe spaces” for distressed students to discuss their feelings on the election, challenge-free. Students were coddled with coloring books, Play-Doh, bubble-blowing toys, snacks, stuffed animals, and real animals to calm them down. Some colleges cancelled classes and exams. Podcast comedian Adam…
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Adam Carolla’s Conservative Message: ‘Who NOT to Vote For’

March 1st, 2016 11:47 AM
Comedian and podcaster Adam Carolla has a special Election Day message for primary voters. Instead of endorsing a specific candidate, he had a message for voters on who NOT to support. Hint: It’s anyone promising to “level the playing field.” In other words, don’t vote for a  liberal. 

WashPost Prints Review Trashing Adam Carolla's New Book and His 'Ugly

May 25th, 2014 5:07 PM
The Washington Post slammed Adam Carolla’s new book. John Wilwol was the reviewer in Sunday’s Arts & Style section “President Me: The America That’s in My Head is Carolla’s silly, vulgar manifesto....a swaggering diatribe against ineptitude, narcissism and political correctness.” Wilwol added on Twitter that the book “doesn't deserve a spot…

Adam Carolla Defends O'Reilly, Calls Out Biased Press

April 4th, 2014 12:00 PM
Adam Carolla knows it's no accident entertainment scribes bring up his "right wing" politics at every turn. The podcast king called out biased entertainment reports during a feisty Q&A with RollingStone.com. The interviewer stirred the pot by asking if Carolla got flak from his Hollywood pals for appearing on The O'Reilly Factor, the highly rated pundit show on Fox News.

Adam Carolla: Was Boston a Bigger Story Than the Deadlier Explosion in

April 21st, 2013 11:11 PM
On his podcast Friday, as the networks were going wall-to-wall with live coverage of Boston, comedian and pundit Adam Carolla questioned whether Boston coverage was excessive. Matt Wilstein at Mediaite transcribed the conversation, which should be a journalism-school topic in the weeks to come. “Boston is three people dead, and quite a few injured,” Carolla said, “but it…

Adam Carolla Lambasts CBS's Stahl Over Terrorist Interrogation Intervi

May 14th, 2012 7:51 AM
Appearing as a guest on Friday's The O'Reilly Factor on FNC, comedian Adam Carolla took exception with a recent interview on CBS's 60 Minutes with former CIA interrogator Jose Rodriguez, who is promoting a book about his experiences in counterterrorism, in which correspondent Lesley Stahl questioned whether the interrogation techniques used against a prisoner involved in the al-…

Comedian Christopher Titus Jokes About Killing President Sarah Palin

June 7th, 2011 9:43 AM
Remember all that talk about toning down the violent rhetoric following the tragic shooting of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) in January? Such good intentions certainly don't apply when talking about former Alaska governor Sarah Palin as comedian Christopher Titus demonstrated this weekend at the Irvine Improv in Southern California (audio follows courtesy Daily Caller with…

Rosie O'Donnell Sneers 'This Republican Guy' Arnold Has No Right to th

May 22nd, 2011 6:05 PM
Brian Maloney at the Radio Equalizer blog reports that Rosie O’Donnell thinks cheating Arnold Schwarzenegger is somehow beneath the history of the Kennedy family – as if cheating were never allowed among the Kennedys? Perhaps it should be said that Maria Shriver’s parents, Sargent Shriver and Eunice Kennedy Shriver, seemed to have a happy, long-lasting marriage of 56…

Former NBA Star/Sports Show Host: Why Doesn't 'White America' Love Oba

September 25th, 2009 4:10 PM
You may have never thought you could get this political insight from a sports commentator, but former NBA Detroit Pistons star-turned-host of "The Best Damn Sports Show Period" on Fox Sports Network John Salley has defied expectations. Salley recently appeared on September 23 edition of "The Adam Carolla" podcast and asked Carolla a very pointed and insightful question…