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Tennessee lawmakers want to put a Dolly Parton statue in the Capitol, but the singing legend is asking them to ‘remove the bill’

The Tennessean legislative assembly wanted to build a statue dedicated to Dolly Parton. But in a statement, Parton asked that they please “remove the bill” from consideration. She said it wouldn’t be “appropriate” right now, but perhaps they can do it “after [she’s] gone.” Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. […]
Tennessee lawmakers want to put a Dolly Parton statue in the Capitol, but the singing legend is asking them to ‘remove the bill’
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A college in Florida is offering a whole class on Dolly Parton

Grace Lager, an instructor at Eckerd College, created a course about Dolly Parton. It examines race, gender, and class through the lens of Parton’s work. After a successful semester, Lager said she can’t envision teaching those subjects without Parton. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Throughout her six-decade career, Dolly […]
A college in Florida is offering a whole class on Dolly Parton