After watching that, I've lost all respect for him. Sorry, I'm out.
I'll be honest: I watched that entire video and I didn't see anything wrong with it, relatively speaking. When I prepare myself to watch a video of a musician in a cowboy hat who doesn't trust the government, I expect to hear a lot of Ted Nugent malarky. Dwight was very open to the discussion and he agreed with Piers on a lot of points. He acknowledged that guns are very dangerous and he acknowledged that it is very unlikely that our military would actually attack its own people. He also acknowledged that regular people wouldn't stand much of a chance against the military. Maybe I'm just so entrenched in Red State America down here, but I would LOVE IT if some of the right wingers down here would just admit half of those truths! Dwight was simply stating that he is generally paranoid about the government and he understands why people feel like they need guns. I don't completely agree with him, but I was taken aback by how open minded he was about the interview. I guess I was stereotyping him before I watched it.
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Post by Dave Maynar on Apr 24, 2013 6:37:07 GMT -5
Still plenty of good acts left. garageland, I took Glen Hansard off the list since Lucidity offered to do the write-up on him.
Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers Daniel Tosh Passion Pit The xx Grizzly Bear Ed Helms' Bluegrass Situation Superjam with special guests Billy Idol Beach House ZZ Top Cat Power Tame Impala Wolfgang Gartner Boys Noize Sam Bush & Del McCoury Porter Robinson Matt & Kim Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue John McLaughlin and the 4th Dimension Noam Pikelny & Friends Amadou & Mariam A-Trak Preservation Hall Jazz Band Earl Sweatshirt Conspirator The Vaccines Paper Diamond Holy Ghost! Mike Birbiglia Purity Ring Swans Araabmuzik Lee Fields & the Expressions Fatoumata Diawara The Sheepdogs Calexico Death Grips Wild Nothing John Fullbright Killer Mike Clockwork twenty one pilots Futurebirds Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit Charli XCX Drew Holcomb and the Neighbors Sea Wolf JD McPherson Deap Vally Nicki Bluhm & the Gramblers Aoife O'Donovan Bombino