arma virumque cano (et alia)
R U Stuupid? Run Forest Run!!!
I didn't know much about the Dixie Chicks before this incident, but they gained a lot of respect from me for doing it. "Not Ready to Make Nice" was exactly the right response to all the silliness, and it's a good song, too.
I don't recall such a backlash against entertainers after this eventhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nGDp--0SbX8prlin sellers