White Home press secretary Kayleigh McEnany claims that Nickelodeon canceled PAW Patrol when discussing cancel tradition. Whereas the animated sequence did see some backlash on social media again in June, the community has not canceled the present, nor has it ever introduced intentions to take action. After the homicide of George Floyd by the hands of Minneapolis police, social media customers referred to as on Nickelodeon to take away Chase the police canine from Paw Patrol, although lots of the responses have been facetious.
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Truth examine: The youngsters’s present ‘Paw Patrol’ has not been canceled by Nickelodeon pic.twitter.com/Kd9AHSQCFQ
— NowThis (@nowthisnews) July 24, 2020
Nevertheless, Kayleigh McEnany was right when she stated that Cops and Dwell PD have been each canceled. She then went on to say that, “LEGO halted the gross sales of their LEGO Metropolis Police Station.” That is additionally not true. LEGO solely halted the advertising of the LEGO Metropolis Police Station in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter protests. The LEGO set continues to be obtainable to be bought and was by no means faraway from the cabinets or by on-line retailers. McEnany concluded by stating, “It’s actually unlucky, as a result of I stand with, the president stands with, the 53% of People who imagine cops have an important jobs on this nation.”
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On June 2nd, the official Paw Patrol Twitter account posted, “In solidarity of #amplifymelanatedvoices we might be muting our content material till June seventh to present entry for Black voices to be heard so we are able to proceed to pay attention and additional our studying.” That is what led to the backlash on social media, which led to rumors that Nickelodeon was both going to cancel the favored kids’s sequence or take away Chase the police canine. That is additionally the place the White Home obtained its info, regardless that it was confirmed to be false weeks in the past.
Nickelodeon has achieved simply the alternative with Paw Patrol, as they only renewed the sequence. Regardless of the case could also be, the cancel tradition narrative has just lately fallen into President Donald Trump’s reelection marketing campaign as he has been tweeting about it ceaselessly. Trump has but to handle the Paw Patrol fallacy and, as of this writing, the White Home has but to right their statements on the present being canceled or LEGO halting manufacturing and gross sales of their LEGO Metropolis Police Station. The rumors about LEGO even prolonged to a different rumor about canceling the manufacturing of a White Home mannequin, although that can be false.
Paw Patrol has not been canceled, regardless that there are some individuals who have wished it to be through the years. Again in 2018, the present was criticized for allegedly being “a misogynistic, conservative authoritarian fantasy.” Nickelodeon will nonetheless proceed to air new episodes of Paw Patrol and there are not any plans to cancel it. As President Donald Trump would say, “that’s faux information.” You possibly can watch video of White Home press secretary Kayleigh McEnany speaking about Paw Patrol and LEGO above, due to the Now This Twitter account.
We aren’t eradicating any LEGO units from sale. Stories in any other case are false.
— LEGO (@LEGO_Group) June 4, 2020