August 8, 2022

Podcast host Joe Rogan stated that he rejected Donald Trump’s a number of requests to seem on his present. Rogan stated that he didn’t wish to be seen as helping Trump and that he thought-about the ex-president a hazard to democracy. 

In an interview Monday with fellow podcaster Lex Fridman, the host of Spotify’s hottest podcast “The Joe Rogan Expertise,” revealed that Trump had requested on a couple of event to seem on his present. Rogan, who has hosted appearances with high-profile people previously, turned him down.

“I’m not a Trump supporter in any approach, form or type. I’ve had the chance to have him on my present greater than as soon as — I’ve stated no, each time. I don’t wish to assist him. I am not fascinated by serving to him,” Rogan defined. 

Rogan described Trump as a “polarizing determine” who brought on  “so many individuals to desert their very own ethics and morals” to assault both him or his supporters as a result of they had been thought-about an “existential menace to democracy itself.” 

Rogan’s political opinions will not be simply categorized. In 2020, the host endorsed Bernie Sanders for president and described himself as “left on every part.” Regardless of endorsing Sanders two years in the past, Rogan lately revealed he was in favor of Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, a Republican, working for president in 2024.

Rogan has additionally impressed outrage for his feedback about transgenders, his use of racially offensive language, and his skepticism of COVID-19 vaccines. He has issued public apologies in response to controversies generated by these incidents.

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Pressed by Fridman on whether or not he thought Trump had an opportunity of successful a re-election bid, nevertheless, Rogan stated that he believed it was potential for him to defeat President Joe Biden in a rematch. 

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