CLOSE

Obamaspeech121914_1419016429354_11454574_ver1_0_640_480

Sony Pictures made a mistake in keeping “The Interview” out of theaters following terror threats, President Barack Obama said in a year-end news conference at the White House Friday.

Obama said “the hackers are going to get better too” as America gets better at putting measures into place to prevent acts of terror, and that he disagrees with the censorship the incident caused.

“Imagine what they start doing when they start seeing a documentary they don’t like, or news reports they don’t like. Or even worse, imagine if producers and distributors and others start engaging in self-censorship because they don’t want to offend the sensibilities of somebody whose sensibilities probably need to be offended.

Listen Live WZAK Cleveland

LISTEN LIVE. LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. FOLLOW US ON TWITTER AND INSTAGRAM. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR YOUTUBE.

“That’s not who we are,” he said.

“I wish they had spoken to me first. I would have told them, do not get into a pattern in which you are intimidated by these kinds of criminal attacks.”

read more of this story at newsnet5.com

Also On 93.1 WZAK:
10 Times Meghan Markle Gave Us Duchess Of Sussex Glamour
10 photos