Between Southern Pride and Southern Bling

Published:April 8, 2013 by Brendan Wolfe

From The Hairpin:

Prepare your jaws, everyone. Brad Paisley released a song called “Accidental Racist” and it’s a terrible thing. The song begins with this strange story about wearing a Confederate flag in public:

“To the man that waited on me at the Starbucks down on Main, I hope you understand when I put on that t-shirt, the only thing I meant to say is I’m a Skynyrd fan.”

On the upside, he seems to be a Cubs fan.

For more on the Confederate battle flag and the KKK.