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A sign of forgiveness, or a racist nation? Country music star Morgan Wallen’s album sales soar despite drunken use of the n-word

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09.02.2021

Just about anyone who has been severely inebriated can tell you that they've likely done something that they regret. Granted, that's part of what makes being drunk so embarrassing. Your inhibitions go out the window and your IQ seems to go down about 30 points, along with any sort of knowledge of how to behave in society.

As someone who has worked as a bouncer before, it's something that I know all too well. So when I hear about a celebrity from any corner of the arts, it never really surprises me that they do something idiotic when they've had one too many to drink.

However, apparently if one of the things that you regret saying happens to be a racial slur, you must be destroyed. Such is the case of country singer Morgan Wallen. The media has wanted to destroy him for using the n-word whilst inebriated, despite his later apology. And the campaign against him seemed to succeed at first, because he was dropped by radio stations and large public playlists on services such as Spotify Apple Music, Amazon Music, and Pandora.........

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