Every time I listen to the old Tex Williams song “The Night Miss Nancy Ann’s Hotel for Single Girls Burned Down,” I always think the relevant politicians are modern Republicans. The hypocrisy seems so perfect. I prefer the Hank Thompson version of the song.
Well this sucks. God may not have made honky tonk angels, but there’s a honky tonk angel gone to meet God* *or whatnot
Just because George Jones is awesome. This is not stated often enough.
Will Wilkinson writes about country music and, as is typical when anyone tries to connect it with politics, it’s pure projection. Bathing it in the kind of pseudo-scientific data points that prove virtually nothing except for wonky writers’ desire to be taken seriously, Wilkinson neither understands country music nor the people who listen to it. […]