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    The New Beatles Doc "Get Back" Proves What We Knew All Along — Yoko Ono Did Not Break Up The Band

    “It’s easier to place the blame on a woman, especially a woman who is not white.”

    On today's episode of BuzzFeed Daily, we broke down the top pop culture headlines AND discussed the new Beatles documentary Get Back. You can listen below or scroll down to read more about the interview!

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    So let's dive right into it! Recently we talked to BuzzFeed’s Kayla Yandoli about the recent Beatles documentary — and how Yoko Ono did not, in fact, break up the band. Here's some of what we learned:

    BuzzFeed Daily: So you recently wrote a piece for Buzzfeed about the Beatles, specifically the narrative that Yoko Ono was the reason the band broke up. But before we get into that, what is your relationship with the Beatles? Would you consider yourself a super fan of them?

    BuzzFeed Daily: A couple of weeks ago, the new Beatles documentary series Get Back premiered on Disney+. Did you watch all eight hours of it? And what was your biggest takeaway?

    Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr

    BuzzFeed Daily: Let's get into the Yoko of it all. Can you explain the narrative surrounding the band's breakup and Yoko's involvement?

    Yoko Ono and John Lennon

    BuzzFeed Daily: Sounds about right. Where did this narrative come from? Was it from the media? How much do you think that misogyny and xenophobia played into how this story was shaped?

    Yoko Ono and John Lennon

    BuzzFeed Daily: Now in the last few years, people have finally started to push back against the idea that this was all Yoko's fault, like you mentioned, but what do you think has recently changed?

    Photo of Yoko Ono in front of a microphone holding a cup of tea

    🔈Listen to the episode above for the full interview.

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    Photo of Drake looking toward the camera holding a microphone

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    Photo of Chris Noth and Sarah Jessica Parker

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