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You know what really grinds Jack Stine’s gears? When people say Twitter is a ‘free speech platform.’

Jack and Spike talk about the ‘town square’ on the internet where certain voices are banned, the rebranding of Twitter to “X” and trying to be a jack of all trades and a master of none.

Tune in with Jack and Spike, weekdays from 12pm to 3pm on KIRO Newsradio 97.3 FM.

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Video: Twitter’s rebrand won’t save it, and Elon Musk is not your capitalist hero