It's funny to read all these comments from people from Texas who happen to be completely missing the point. We are against the Lord if we are Liberals? It's called an opinion for a reason. I know I'm young and don't know much about politics, but I know that much. And wouldn't it be great if more musicians and other public figures took their status seriously and actually gave us something worthy to imitate? And as a Christian, I'm downright embarrassed to see my religion represented by a person who is so eager to hijack God to justify his temper tantrum. The nominee for Health and Human Services, , voted against extending hate crimes protections to gays and lesbians. It was also performed to such as and. They might be willing to forgive at some point, but they're never going to forget.
I invite everyone, of all ages and all backgrounds, to challenge people who imitate others like parrots and encourage them to think for themselves. It turned my whole world around And I kind of like it I made my bed and I sleep like a baby With no regrets and I don't mind sayin' It's a sad, sad story when a mother will teach her Daughter that she ought to hate a perfect stranger And how in the world can the words that I said Send somebody so over the edge That they'd write me a letter Sayin' that I better Shut up and sing or my life will be over. And how in the world Can the words that I said Send somebody so over the edge That they'd write me a letter Saying that I better shut up and sing Or my life will be over I'm not ready to make nice, I'm not ready to back down, I'm still mad as hell And I don't have time To go round and round and round It's too late to make it right I probably wouldn't if I could Cause I'm mad as hell Can't bring myself to do what it is You think I should I'm not ready to make nice, I'm not ready to back down, I'm still mad as hell And I don't have time To go round and round and round It's too late to make it right I probably wouldn't if I could Cause I'm mad as hell Can't bring myself to do what it is You think I should Forgive, sounds good. Oh please, do us all a favor and grow up! I'm ashamed Bush is from Texas to. Once again, you are seriously sounding like a nazi. So, apparently, I'm stupid because I state my opinion.
If that were true, wouldn't that mean that a person that wishes to condemn statement or person making it does not have the right to do so? The song was released as the first physical single from the album in March 2006. Archived from on November 2, 2013. Despite our attempts at educating these people who had differing political opinions, they were unmoved. I had been the victim of a hate crime, and chose to speak about it in public, to discard the moniker of the victim and play the role of the aggressor, fighting actively against an injustice our university community refused to. To 'third' in Australia - it's not all about their fans. In the United Kingdom, the song charted poorly on the , peaking at number 70; however, it became the fourth single by the band to chart in that country. .
For a year after we married in New York, our marriage was still not recognized by our home state of New Jersey. To Tyler in Edmond: A woman who has balls is a man. I will be waiting for a response. In my school, impressionable kids think whatever they hear their favorite band say about any sort of a political connotation. And the dixie chicks have their opinion!!!!!! All politics aside, the song is just about them thinking that their opinion is really worth a damn. Freedom of speech does carry a price. Cause I'm mad as hell, can't bring myself To do what it is you think I should I know you said? The band formed in 1989 in Dallas, Texas and was originally composed of four women performing bluegrass and country music, busking and touring the bluegrass festival circuits and small venues for six years without attracting a major label.
In fact, they came back with a defiant best seller, which you can hear here. I certainly don't hope that Dixie Chicks will end up in hell. In a nod to the controversial origins of the song, Grammy producers had longtime singer-activist introduce the performance. The public knew they were only sorry about the consequences ridicule but more so, the drop in sales and popularity. Dicen que el tiempo todo lo cura Pero todavía sigo esperando. And we can never go back to before. I'm glad someone was brave enough, despite the fact that it temporarily ruined them, to speak out, and to stand strong, and to carry it through.
If you're too much of a wussy liberal who is against the Lord then maybe you should go drop dead too. It was more intended to protect one from punishment when speaking out against government. I want to like him but everytime he tries to prove his point, he just rambles on and people like the Dixie Chicks are justified in selling out the leader of the free world. To any of those idiots out there who think I ain't a patriot. That doesn't make sense at all. And then Gabe was born.
Forgive, sounds good Forget, I'm not sure I could They say time heals everything But I'm still waiting I'm through with doubt There's nothing left for me to figure out I've paid a price, and I'll keep paying I'm not ready to make nice I'm not ready to back down I'm still mad as hell, and I don't have time To go 'round and 'round and 'round It's too late to make it right I probably wouldn't if I could 'Cause I'm mad as hell Can't bring myself to do what it is You think I should I know you said Why can't you just get over it? If people didn't speak up with their opinions, this country wouldn't be as great as it is and people would still be stuck mentally in the Dark Ages. What a kickass attitude on these girls for taking this world situation on their shoulders. Good one, grow up, kid. They didn't want people to be persecuted for their beliefs and views, like in other countries. As such, separating the performer from their views is like asking a conservative to stop being such or for that matter, a liberal to stop being one also. Also, when the chicks first apologized, no one believed them. The video starts with a scene of Natalie painting the white clothes of the other two band members, Martie and Emily, with black paint, which symbolizes the boycott of the band.
And I kind of like it Bridge smae chords as verses Em I made my bed and I sleep like a baby D With no regrets and I don't mind sayin G It's a sad sad story when a mother will teach her C Daughter that she ought to hate a perfect stranger Em And how in the world can the words that I said D Send somebody so over the edge G That they'd write me a letter C Saying that I better shut up and sing C 2bars Or my life will be over G I m not ready to make nice D I'm not ready to back down Em I? I love how the Dixie Chicks aren't ashamed by their beliefs and are willing to voice them. It turned my whole world around And I kinda like it I made my bed and I sleep like a baby With no regrets and I don't mind sayin' It's a sad, sad story when a mother will teach her Daughter that she ought to hate a perfect stranger And how in the world can the words that I said Send somebody so over the edge That they'd write me a letter sayin' that I better Shut up and sing or my life will be over I'm not ready to make nice I'm not ready to back down I'm still mad as hell and I don't have time To go round and round and round It's too late to make it right I probably wouldn't if I could? You people want to crucify Natalie Maines for speaking out against what she thinks is unjust, and yet you'll still go out and buy a f--king R. And today, things like Civil Rights and Universal Sufferage are common ideas in both major political parties. I sued my university for the right to assemble a gay-straight alliance. Great job, ladies, keep on keepin' on!! Don't know how to read a tab or a chord? For that I apologize if it bothers anyone. Please could someone explain that. They have finally decided that they are going to quit trying to appease everyone.
Not only about the president but also about people in my country treating me that way just for exercising my right to free speech. Because we all know that death is the appropriate punishment for an attack on President Bush's integrity. And we need to accept those differences in opinion. Dan was really good at clueing in to that, saying something that didn't back down, but still had a vulnerability to it. To Marto in Sydney: My God learn to spell. I'm all for free speech, but it's just frustrating that we can't rise up as a country.
Anthony Romeo It stands to reason, then, that we would reach out to the people in the world who have expressed their love and support of our family. Natalie inspires me, and nothing anyone else says will persuade me otherwise. Em add high G D Forgive, sounds good G C Forget, I? Why the hell do you care so much? The song is very beautiful. We knew it was special because it was so autobiographical, and we had to get it right. We talked for days with Dan before putting pen to paper, and he really helped get inside our heads and put these feelings out. In summary, the chicks spoke, and so did a large segment of opposing record buying public.