Dixie Chicks
Natalie Maines
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Obama banked checks from stars such as actors George Clooney, Barbra Streisand, and Morgan Freeman, Natalie Maines of the Grammy-winning Dixie Chicks, and director Ron Howard. The private fundraiser at the Beverly Hilton Hotel was attended by 300 contributors who donated at least $2,300 (1,750) each.

The Associated PressPublished: February 20, 2007
Obama and other 2008 candidates flock to California


After watching this footage, Maines repeats the president's comment about how the group shouldn't have their ''feelings hurt,'' incredulous, and then says, ''What a dumb f---.'' She then looks into the camera, as if addressing Bush, and reiterates, ''You're a dumb f---.''

Heart of Dixie EW's Chris Willman got a sneak peek at the Dixie Chicks' sure-to-be-controversial documentary ''Shut Up and Sing,'' in which Natalie Maines calls the president a ''dumb f---'',6115,1533988_1_0_,00.html

"I think people were misled and I think people are fighting a war that they didn't know they were going to be fighting," Maines said Friday in a television interview.

"And I think they were misled by people who should have been asking questions and weren't."

Tuesday, November 25, 2003
Dixie Chicks Singer Still Speaking Mind,2933,104010,00.html

"[Arnold Schwarzenegger] is a great film star," banjo player Emily Robison told a German newspaper, "but I find his run for governor absolutely insane."

"America should be governed by people who have a clue," Robison continued. "I hope he doesn't win."

AUGUSTIN SEDGEWICK (September 9, 2003)
Dixies Blast Schwarzenegger
Robison casts her vote against Arnold in Governor's race


"Just so you know, we're ashamed the president of the United States is from Texas," Natalie Maines told a London audience - which roared its approval.

March 16, 2003
Jab at Bush a flop for Dixie Chicks
Jennifer Harper
The Washington Times