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Disney+ Adds ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ Content Warning After Texas School Shooting

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The first episode of Obi-Wan Kenobi now carries a warning label. "Some scenes may be upsetting to viewers in light of the recent tragic events," the statement reads. The show debuted at midnight Friday on the East Coast. The warning was added at some point later that day in deference to the deadly school shooting.
3 months ago·Burbank, United States

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Daily Record

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