Fans are concerned about the fate of the H3 podcast after Ethan Klein announced that all of his sponsors have resigned following his comments to the LGBTQ+ community.
In a recent podcast episode, Ethan explained that the comments he made about “gay men” a few days ago angered fans who “took it upon themselves to get rid of the sponsors.”
The YouTuber also later apologized when his comments ruffled some feathers.
Ethan Klein says he lost all his sponsors
In one of his latest episodesEthan spoke about the loss of all his sponsors as he thanked his members for their support during this difficult time.
He said: “Today we have no sponsors because I am an existential threat to gay rights and all progress. Of course, our wonderful fans took it upon themselves to get rid of our sponsors and not let them support us.”
“I am very grateful to our members. That makes this show bulletproof for stuff like that, although it’s painful that people do that.”
You can watch the video here. However, it warns that explicit language was used.
Podcaster apologizes for his comments
Please note: You have been warned about the offensive language in the video.
This isn’t the first time H3 Podcast has found itself in hot water.
That Podcaster’s Notes after his conversation with a caller during an episode who had opinions about the LGBTQ+ community were seen as problematic.
The YouTuber has now apologized.
ethane tweeted: “To my LGBTQ+ fans, I’m sorry for the comments on tonight’s show. The sexualization of gay men and the grouping of tops and bottoms is a cliché I will try to unlearn.”
“Also apologies to the caller I shouldn’t have hassled unreasonably. I hope you know I always mean well,” he added.
Listeners react to YouTuber’s tweet
Ethan’s apology drew a wide response. Here are a few of them…
A called: “Almost like he thought about it and realized he was wrong or something. Almost like he made a mistake and wasn’t perfect. Strange, I know”
“Odd attitude because he’s constantly being ‘canceled’ and often arguing that he’s not progressive and liberal enough. I’m not sure who he turns to when more than half of his own community is reaching out to him.” wrote Another.
Another spectator expressed: “I think he means people who automatically assume the worst and jump to conclusions and accusations about absolutely everything when the whole point of the pod is that it’s supposed to be entertaining and comedic, but people take it WAY too seriously. “
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https://www.hitc.com/en-gb/2022/04/21/ethan-klein-sponsors/ YouTuber Ethan Klein claims he lost sponsors on the H3 podcast episode