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Dixie Chicks Officially Change
Name to ‘The Chicks’

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Posted By: Ribicon, 6/25/2020 1:07:59 PM

The Dixie Chicks have officially changed their name to “the Chicks,” after public discussions arose over the appropriateness of the Civil War-era “Dixie” as part of their moniker. The group had long been unofficially referred to as simply the Chicks by many fans and most of their associates in the music industry, but losing the “Dixie” is still a surprise, albeit a pleasant one to some supporters who had been quietly uncomfortable with the name and its historic connotations. “We want to meet this moment,” the country-pop trio said in a one-sentence statement on its website, alluding to the change.

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How can this group of has-beens get some press? Why, by stealing some limelight from bLACK people during our Great Leap Forward; talk about tone-deaf. Some would say that "chicks" is derogatory toward women and perhaps also invalidates Transitioning-Americans, but that's a bridge to be crossed at a later time.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Highlander 6/25/2020 1:09:48 PM (No. 456739)
Should be “Cheep Chicks.”
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Reply 2 - Posted by: bad-hair 6/25/2020 1:13:50 PM (No. 456746)
How about the Dixie Pandering Sluts. BTW Haven't heard much singing lately because I stopped listening.
34 people like this.

Reply 3 - Posted by: Vaquero45 6/25/2020 1:17:12 PM (No. 456755)
Won't work. We'll still know who they are.
42 people like this.

Reply 4 - Posted by: PlayItAgain 6/25/2020 1:19:07 PM (No. 456759)
They can sing well. Too bad they can't think very clearly.
17 people like this.

Reply 5 - Posted by: Safari Man 6/25/2020 1:19:34 PM (No. 456760)
The Dippy Chits
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Reply 6 - Posted by: DaBigGuy 6/25/2020 1:21:46 PM (No. 456763)
They should have just changed the first word to Ditzy.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: WesternTradition 6/25/2020 1:29:01 PM (No. 456778)
Isn't the word "chick" a derogatory term for "woman"?
31 people like this.

Reply 8 - Posted by: OhioNick 6/25/2020 1:30:44 PM (No. 456781)
I wish that "No Neck Nat" Maines and her Iranian husband would simply go away.
20 people like this.

Reply 9 - Posted by: RedWhite&Blue2 6/25/2020 1:43:29 PM (No. 456798)
Dixie chicks Variety Lmao
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Northcross 6/25/2020 1:44:41 PM (No. 456801)
#7 is correct. Therefore they should remove both the "Dixie" and the "Chicks" from their name and hopefully never be heard from again.
24 people like this.

Reply 11 - Posted by: Mofongo 6/25/2020 1:44:50 PM (No. 456802)
Do we refer to those things now as “the cups”?
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Reply 12 - Posted by: KatieJo 6/25/2020 1:46:05 PM (No. 456805)
#'s 5 & 6, thank you! Very funny!
7 people like this.

Reply 13 - Posted by: Quigley 6/25/2020 1:49:11 PM (No. 456807)
How sexist
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Reply 14 - Posted by: RayLRiv 6/25/2020 1:50:24 PM (No. 456810)
D-Chicks or THE Chicks?
6 people like this.

Reply 15 - Posted by: MarkTwain 6/25/2020 1:50:47 PM (No. 456811)
Isn't "Chicks" a demeaning sexist term?
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Reply 16 - Posted by: LadyHen 6/25/2020 1:51:12 PM (No. 456812)
And what about ladies who are named "Dixie?" There are more than a few older ladies here in the South that were named this. Should they be guilted into changing their name? The stupid.. it burns. Also, I have to ask, who even listens to these stupid females anymore?
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Reply 17 - Posted by: SALady 6/25/2020 1:55:50 PM (No. 456821)
And absolutely nobody cares about these washed up skanks!!!! But I guess they want a few more seconds of their long-expired 15 minutes of fame!!!
14 people like this.

Reply 18 - Posted by: Clinger 6/25/2020 1:56:28 PM (No. 456823)
Marxie Chicks
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Reply 19 - Posted by: qr4j 6/25/2020 2:00:04 PM (No. 456831)
Shoulda changed the name to "The Old Hens"!
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Reply 20 - Posted by: MickTurn 6/25/2020 2:01:58 PM (No. 456838)
Really, How about The Chumps?
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Reply 21 - Posted by: WhamDBambam 6/25/2020 2:02:03 PM (No. 456839)
I guess “The Richards” was already taken....
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Reply 22 - Posted by: ramona 6/25/2020 2:17:16 PM (No. 456862)
My first dog was a boxer-beagle mix (she ran like a boxer and sang like a beagle!). Her name was Dixie. Every night I sang her to sleep: My Dixie Darling, Listen to the song I sing, Beneath the silver moon with my banjo right in tune. My heart is ever true, I love no one but you My Dixie Darling, My Dixie Queen. Ramona (the Pest)
14 people like this.

Reply 23 - Posted by: Jethro bo 6/25/2020 2:18:23 PM (No. 456864)
The Ditzy Twits have a new name? Still crazy after all these years, eh.
12 people like this.

Reply 24 - Posted by: planetgeo 6/25/2020 2:24:13 PM (No. 456868)
Better: the Dixless Chicks...
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Reply 25 - Posted by: Proud Texan 6/25/2020 2:32:37 PM (No. 456874)
They're not that young anymore. Perhaps "Old Clucks" would be better.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: Urgent Fury 6/25/2020 2:35:13 PM (No. 456878)
Soooo much virtue.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: hurricanegirl 6/25/2020 2:47:15 PM (No. 456888)
Oh, that's WAY too complicated. Just remove a few letters in between and go with "The Dicks"!
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Reply 28 - Posted by: Paglia guy 6/25/2020 2:59:41 PM (No. 456900)
The Showusyertits
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Reply 29 - Posted by: stablemoney 6/25/2020 3:04:15 PM (No. 456904)
The chicks have become dead chickens. They are completely irrelevant.
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Reply 30 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 6/25/2020 3:08:38 PM (No. 456911)
Just a bunch of has-beens trying to become relevant-they went on record saying they were ashamed to be from the same state as G.W. Bush. Funny how that doesn't seem so controversial anymore.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: karo 6/25/2020 3:11:57 PM (No. 456914)
The road to obscurity is taken one step at a time. These gals are lacing on their running shoes.
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Reply 32 - Posted by: privateer 6/25/2020 3:14:18 PM (No. 456915)
Get Woke Babes! Call yourself 'The Kayrayens'.
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Reply 33 - Posted by: garyhope 6/25/2020 3:15:22 PM (No. 456918)
How about the Ungrateful Left Wing America Hating Commie Sluts?
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Reply 34 - Posted by: fayebeck 6/25/2020 3:23:09 PM (No. 456933)
I think the "chicks" should return all the money they earned as a "racist" group.
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Reply 35 - Posted by: farmwife 6/25/2020 3:31:33 PM (No. 456952)
I have no use for these women, no matter what they call themselves.
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Reply 36 - Posted by: DVC 6/25/2020 3:34:22 PM (No. 456960)
I didn't know the Lefty Chicks were even still alive.
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Reply 37 - Posted by: andyboy 6/25/2020 3:49:31 PM (No. 456979)
"Dixie" is offensive to blacks. "Chicks" demeans women. They should change their name to "The."
8 people like this.

Reply 38 - Posted by: Strike3 6/25/2020 3:52:00 PM (No. 456981)
They should have chosen a completely new name and their best hope is that people would not know who they really are. I would have suggested "Southern Chicks" but I suspect that "Southern" will soon become a forbidden word.
3 people like this.

Reply 39 - Posted by: anniebc 6/25/2020 3:59:07 PM (No. 456989)
Still offensive. Keep going; pretty soon they'll just be icks.
3 people like this.

Reply 40 - Posted by: Right Time 6/25/2020 5:23:11 PM (No. 457049)
Good. I'll now call them The Wipes, instead of the Axe Wipes
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Reply 41 - Posted by: stone313 6/25/2020 5:24:08 PM (No. 457050)
They are long in the tooth to be chicks. A better name would be the HAGS
3 people like this.

Reply 42 - Posted by: proactus 6/25/2020 5:45:44 PM (No. 457064)
White Chicks
2 people like this.

Reply 43 - Posted by: watashiyo 6/25/2020 5:53:18 PM (No. 457071)
Fried Chicks?
3 people like this.

Reply 44 - Posted by: mc squared 6/25/2020 5:59:32 PM (No. 457079)
I heard they're doing the Denny's Dinner Show in Del Boca Vista. 4PM weekdays. Everyone invited.
5 people like this.

Reply 45 - Posted by: Heil Liberals 6/25/2020 6:03:15 PM (No. 457084)
Because the demeaning term “chicks” is so much better. It is so damned hard being Woke.
2 people like this.

Reply 46 - Posted by: Connor 6/25/2020 6:08:49 PM (No. 457101)
How about Ditsy Chicks
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Reply 47 - Posted by: janjan 6/25/2020 6:44:14 PM (No. 457146)
Call yourselves whatever you want. You are finished in country music.
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Reply 48 - Posted by: moonlightflip 6/25/2020 6:55:43 PM (No. 457157)
yawn...they're still around?
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Reply 49 - Posted by: Lawsy0 6/25/2020 8:15:19 PM (No. 457226)
So why do these middle age broads think anybody cares? That is amazing. If they hadn't shot off their mouths, they would still be up front and center. What are they doing now, shopping centers ribbon cutting?
1 person likes this.

Reply 50 - Posted by: Luandir 6/25/2020 8:16:44 PM (No. 457227)
That's not the term I'll be using.
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Reply 51 - Posted by: JHHolliday 6/25/2020 9:01:08 PM (No. 457258)
Re #16. One of my mom’s best friends was named “Dixie”. Common name for southern women in those days.
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Reply 52 - Posted by: keep_right 6/25/2020 9:33:38 PM (No. 457282)
I thought they'd retired! Haven't heard a peep out of them in years! Since they wouldn't just 'shut up and sing', I stopped paying attention to them.
0 people like this.

Reply 53 - Posted by: Italiano 6/25/2020 9:39:41 PM (No. 457286)
The Who? Never mind. Taken.
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Reply 54 - Posted by: DVC 6/26/2020 2:17:52 AM (No. 457421)
I could think of several more appropriate, and quite rude names for these nasty, leftist women, but I won't say them here. The one I like the most ......has four letters....and I won't go past that.
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Reply 55 - Posted by: DVC 6/26/2020 2:18:29 AM (No. 457422)
Well, five letters in the plural form.
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Reply 56 - Posted by: zoidberg 6/26/2020 7:41:53 AM (No. 457545)
The Dickish Chicks.
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