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Parental Advisory | The PMRC vs Rock N Roll

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The Weirdoverse gets metal this week, Weirdos!!!

 

JD is deep diving into one of music's biggest showdowns, the PMRC vs some very unlikely allies. Dee Snider, Frank Zappa, and John Denver teamed up in the 1980s to stop a campaign of censorship being led by Tipper Gore.

 

What were the Filthy Fifteen? What was Tipper's end game? And how did JD manage to bring another ridiculous character to life with the singer from W.A.S.P?! Tune in today to find out!