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Dolly Parton Caves To Pressure And Drops “Dixie” From The Title Of Her Dinner Theaters

Published by American Outlook

By Lisa Payne-Naeger

While she has, in the past, successfully stayed out of the political fray, Dolly Parton is now making headlines as she caves to political correctness and changes the name of her dinner theaters which were formerly titled: Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede.

Apparently, “Dixie” is just too inflammatory to vacationers who might attend her venues.

FOX News reports:

Country singer Dolly Parton has discarded “Dixie” from the name of a popular dinner show, “Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede,” due to cultural concerns.

From now on, the attraction will simply be known as Dolly Parton’s Stampede.

Parton said in a statement that the name change was spurred by changing attitudes and “will remove any confusion or concerns about our shows” as the company that operates the attraction expands into new markets.

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January 12, 2018


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