Destroyer of Eardrums!!!
- May 30, 2012
- Reaction score
- GTA, Canada
Now it's banned from ALL airplay in Canada.
This pisses me off to no end. What kind of f***ing snowflakes are running this planet?Baby, It's Cold Outside is getting a chilly response from Canadian radio stations this year.
CBC said Tuesday it will join at least two other broadcasters in the country, Rogers Media and Bell Media, who have pulled the controversial holiday favourite out of their rotations this year.
That comes as the duet, written back in 1944, faces renewed scrutiny over what some say are inappropriate lyrics in the wake of the #MeToo movement.
Earlier this week, Cleveland radio station WDOK-FM announced it stopped playing the song in response to listener feedback. Some people took issue with lyrics where one singer is trying to persuade the other to stay inside, with exchanges that include, "What's in this drink?" and "Baby, don't hold out."