Natalie Maines is a FUCKING BAD-ASS, YO.
“I would never take it back,” she said. “I’m so glad it happened. I feel like it sort of freed me in a lot of ways. I didn’t know people were misinterpreting who I was as a person, or making all of these assumptions because of the kind of music I played. I have no problem being a pro-gay, pro-choice, pro-woman, pro-free speech kind of a person, and I have no shame in that or apology or embarrassment. I think I just felt very rebellious about it all. Yeah, this is me. Like it or hate it, I’m not doing anything wrong.”