Stuart D. Baker, a musician and voice artist who performs as Unknown Hinson, was dropped by Adult Swim from the long-running series “Squidbillies” after remarks he made last week about Dolly Parton and the Black Lives Matter movement.
Following comments by Parton in support of the Black Lives Matter movement, Baker made several inflammatory Facebook posts, insulting her with sexist language, declaring that “Rednecks made you a millionaire” and calling her a “Self-Racist.” In response to an outcry, he accused her and others of “forsaking your own race, culture and heritage.”
He later issued a statement that he “sincerely apologized for my post regarding Dolly Parton, BLM, race and everything. I apologized for my actions, my bad choice of words and any offense I may have caused to anyone. I don’t know what else you want from me. If you’re not satisfied with my apology, just tell me what else you want.”
Baker, an Albemarle native, created his “Unknown…