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Quoted: Hank Williams III on Hank Williams Jr.


Hank Williams III. (Karim Shamsi-Basha for The Washington Post)


“The only person out there worthy of mixing political views and music is Jello Biafra.”

Hank Williams III wondering why anyone bothered asking his dad, Hank Williams Jr., about politics. The older Williams’s Obama-Hitler comparison on Fox News got the country star’s song booted off ESPN. The younger musician told TMZ that he respects Biafra (the Dead Kennedy’s frontman-turned-Green Party activist), but he declined to talk politics himself.

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