My Father-In-Law Asked Me This Very Same Question Once At A Labor Day Barbecue

Luckily for him, I had tongs in one hand and a beer in the other, or I might have been doing a bunch of finger-pointing and gesticulating madly. Especially because he knows how fond I am of unions. Are they perfect? No. Are they needed? Hell. Yes.

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In one of the most glaringly hypocritical moves in recent history, the band formerly known as Lady Antebellum is suing black blues singer Anita "Lady A" White, to use her stage name she's performed under for over three decades.

Lady Antebellum announced it had changed its name to Lady A on June 11 as part of its commitment to "examining our individual and collective impact and marking the necessary changes to practice antiracism."

Antebellum refers to an era in the American south before the civil war when black people were held as slaves.

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