Editor’s Note: The following has been adapted with the author’s permission from its original publication on Carolina Culture Warrior.
Earlier this year, this space spotlighted the embarrassing predicament that ABC and its cable operations (including Disney Channel and ESPN) have gotten The Walt Disney Company in: “Most television executives would have stopped the corruption going on at both networks a long time ago, but [Ben] Sherwood might be looking for a way to profit from the liberal bleed infecting both broadcasters.”
One example of that radical left agenda – the Shonda Rhimes drama Scandal – is ending this coming October after seven seasons over five years. Quite frankly, it does not come as a surprise, as Scandal’s cast and crew became increasingly unhinged in the show’s so-called “storytelling” and in public appearances. Needless to say, the cult-like show put the company in a difficult position.
Disney has one of the most wholesome, family-friendly