‘Cause I just came back
From a place where they hated me
And everything I stand for
A land where our brothers are dying for others
Who don’t even care anymore
you know the public is done with it. Mark my words, when Darryl Worley’s song is getting played on mainstream country music stations, you’re hearing clear evidence that middle America has had it. And if you can’t keep middle America on board, you don’t have troops and if you don’t have troops, you don’t have a war.
That Worley song is as close to a protest song about this war as I have heard on mainstream radio.