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Thread #131276   Message #3056541
Posted By: Stringsinger
18-Dec-10 - 01:37 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Give That Nigger Ham (Parker/Woolbright)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Give That Nigger Ham (Parker/Woolbright)
I agree with you Joe that racism should be allowed to expose itself through songs even if
It reveals a great deal about the character of the person who would tolerate this musical hatred as well as make me question the validity of some attitudes in the Old Time Music community.

The use of this word continues to be offensive regardless of how much the gloss-over of the term "folkie" is put on it.