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    Dan Levy Criticized A Network For Removing A Gay Kiss From "Schitt's Creek" And His Words Are Super Important

    "This is a show about the power of inclusivity."

    Warning: Some very minor spoilers for Schitt's Creek Season 5 ahead.

    If you're a Schitt's Creek fan (Schitt-head?), then you're probably familiar with its co-creator and star, Dan Levy.

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    I would do bad things for those eyebrows.

    Well, Dan just took to Twitter to call out a promotional clip of Schitt's Creek that was shared by Comedy Central India last March:

    Do you smell drama? #SchittsCreekOnCC @SchittsCreek | SEASON 5 | THURSDAYS | 10 PM

    For context, the clip is from Season 5, Episode 5 — when the gang plays a game of spin the bottle, and chaos ensues.


    Stevie and Alexis kiss:


    Ted and Alexis kiss:


    And then Ted and David kiss:


    However, the final kiss between Ted and David was cut from the clip shared by Comedy Central India. "This is a show about the power of inclusivity," Dan wrote in response. "The censorship of gay intimacy is making a harmful statement against that message."

    You showed the kiss between two women, you showed the kiss between a woman and a man, then removed the kiss between two men? This is a show about the power of inclusivity. The censorship of gay intimacy is making a harmful statement against that message. #loveislove

    He then clarified that this was directed at the channel in India, and that the US Comedy Central has been "lovely and respectful."

    I thought I made this pretty clear but for those who are confused, this is about a channel in India. @ComedyCentral in America is not censoring the show. They have been lovely and respectful. Thank you for your time. ✌🏼🙃

    Comedy Central's US Twitter account even replied with a GIF of the kiss in question:

    And we're certainly here for it!


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