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Comedian Jerry Sadowitz returns to venues and critics after Edinburgh Fringe show is canceled

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Scottish comedian Jerry Sadowitz has reacted at length to his critics after the Edinburgh Fringe show was cancelled.

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Famous Pleasance site amid allegations of racism, homosexuality and misogyny.

The American-born stand-up, known for his controversial and often shocking antics on stage, is said to have made a racist remark about prime ministerial candidate Rishi Sunak.

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Joy at the Edinburgh International Conference Center - the venue where the Edinburgh Television Festival will be held next week.

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Pleasance canceled the next night's performance after receiving "multiple complaints" and issued a statement saying that their material was "not aligned" with their values.

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Sadowitz responded in a Twitter post that the venue had "suffered" by doubling down on his condition, that his 75-minute show had gone "very well".

“My work is now being cheapened and simplified as unsafe, homophobic, delusional and racist, in addition to being told multiple walkouts and ‘staff abuse’.

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"I'm not a folk. A lot of ideas go into my show and while I don't always get it right, especially the speed with which I speak... and I don't always agree with my conclusions."

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"I'm angry with people who have never seen me before, being yelled at in the first five minutes to get out without hearing the words I'm stupid enough to believe."

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