Happy 2nd anniversary of Dick Pic day.
The video that changed everything for Leo Laporte and TWiT
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- May 5, 2015: Leo Laporte Came Dangerously Close to Exposing Himself on Meerkat. This is not technically part of #dickgate, but it happened less than a month prior. While doing an AMA on Reddit, Leo Laporte jumped around and his pants “accidentally” fell down, which caused him to sling his genitals visibly back and forth. Thankfully, this exposure was covered by his underwear.
- May 24, 2015: Leo Laporte Exposes a Penis On-Air During “The Tech Guy”. A day which shall live in dickfamy. Leo Laporte exposes his dick pic live on The Tech Guy. He immediately enlists the help of a very fat man to help him contain the situation. The offending part of The Tech Guy is edited out, poorly, making the edit obvious.
- May 26, 2015: Leo Laporte admits “the trolls win,” ends chatroom and livestream as we know it. Leo Laporte threatens to shut down the live stream — the life blood of Total Drama — as well as the chat room. Gawker, Perez Hilton, and TOMO News all cover and spoof Leo’s dick pic. Leo insults the chat room saying they were “never of value” and they “have no lives.”
- May 27, 2015: Leo Walks Back Shutdown After #DickGate. Leo Laporte realizes that he cannot do The Tech Guy without the chat room, because he’s an idiot and requires the answers that
- May 28, 2015: How To Express Your Disgust Over #DickGate. Total Drama launches a letter-writing campaign to Premiere that fails miserably. Premiere, a dying radio network part of a dying radio company, doesn’t care if they employ a misogynist that exposes himself on a video stream.
- May 29, 2015: Leo’s #DickGate Chatroom Rants and Lies. Leo goes on a rampage in the chat room to spin the situation. He compares Total Drama to terrorists, claims the dick pic is fake, and begins doxxing a Total Drama member.
- June 4, 2015: Leo Laporte’s #DickGate PR Campaign Succeeds. Leo Laporte declares victory, coming out of #dickgate relatively unscathed, other than having his dick pic be a recurring joke in the industry and knowing that each of his guests have seen his penis picture.
- October 30, 2015: Leo Laporte Insults Someone Else’s Penis Size. Leo Laporte insults someone else’s penis size, failing to remember the commotion his tiny dick pic made.
- February 8, 2016: Leo Laporte Exposes a Vagina On-Air During TWiT. Leo Laporte shows a cunt pic from Lisa on the flagship show This Week in Tech. TWiT reacts — as before — with a new sizzle reel. Leo refers to the cunt pic as “something filthy.”
- March 24, 2016: FrogPants Podcasters Joke About Leo Laporte’s Dick Pic. Scott Johnson and Mark Turpin make fun of Leo Laporte’s dick pic on their podcast Hypothetical Help.
We are continually shocked and surprised at what TWiT shows on-air. We always think it can’t get worse, but it usually does. Next year on dick day, we’ll let you know if there are any updates in the saga.