Disney Plus streaming service has added a disclaimer to old episodes of The Muppet Show. The disclaimer reads as follows; “This program includes negative depictions and/or mistreatment of people or cultures. These stereotypes were wrong then and are wrong now,” the disclaimer reads. “Rather than remove this content, we want to acknowledge its harmful impact, learn from it, and spark conversation to create a more inclusive future together.” Disney Plus added this disclaimer to 18 episodes of the children’s show. Episodes included are hosted by Jim Nabors, Joel Grey, Steve Martin, Peter Sellers, Cleo Laine, James Coco, Spike Milligan, Crystal Gayle, Kenny Rogers, Beverly Sills, Jonathan Winters, Alan Arkin, James Coburn, Joan Baez, Johnny Cash, Debbie Harry, Wally Boag and Marty Feldman. The episode with Johnny Cash shows him singing in front of a confederate flag.
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