Wow. A lot of Bronies and Pegasisters have turned against Sia over her latest controversy....Can't really blame them though.
Seriously, this is the biggest idiot move Sia made yet. If she doesn't want to be targeted by cancel culture, she should have tried being nicer to autistic actors, while trying to be respectful. While I can understand the recent "only black people should play black people"...
...getting taken even further, to the point where people are against special needs people being played by people without special's debatable enough but Sia's attitude, her alleged partnership with the controversial Autism Speaks group and inability to handle criticism,
...have made her look so much worse and she wonders why she's facing so much backlash.

Clearly her new project was not a good idea to begin with.

Even more celebrities fall from grace, have their reputations destroyed or die this year. As if COVID wasn't enough.
And I am disgusted with Sia's recent negative attitude toward people who are autistic. As I should be.

But this crap happening nonstop is why I would rather separate art from the artist nonstop. And no, separating art from the artist isn't necessarily apathy. I get some...
...find it hard to disassociate someone from their work, I get some people want to punish art for its creator, but that's not always reasonable. And not every controversy/scandal is genuine. Social Media has caused much disinformation and division. However, because I am...
...disgusted with Sia, but I don't want to jump on any backlash bandwagon for the sake of my sanity and mental health (ESPECIALLY after being attacked by many people over my perceived behavior and controversial/political remarks), I find it better to separate art from the artist.

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This sh*t has been getting worse since 2018 after he died. And people worship him like he's God, to the point where a spinoff he personally had a disagreement...
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This is not the news we wanted.

This is why more people should have avoided large gatherings and going out for drinks the past few months.
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Besides, I pretty much decided to move on for real after this but sure, let's stir more drama over stupid decisions and my unwillingness to put up with people confronting me. DEAR GOD I hate this site's user community at times. 🙄
And yes, PLEASE make fun of me for being a "toxic" person on the internet behind my back, will ya? Even though I've pretty much largely moved on and stopped caring at this point?

You're not being any less toxic than me right now.
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