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Stephen Colbert Mocks Mask-Hating ‘Karens’ In Dolly Parton Song Parody

By Brent Furdyk. 13 secs ago Social media is bursting at the seams with videos of entitled white women having rage-fuelled meltdowns in stores throughout the U.S. when employees insist that they wear a face mask to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. The Thursday edition of Global‘s “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” opened with a salute to these “Karens” in a special parody song set to the melody of Dolly Parton’s classic country hit “Jolene”. In the song, Parton — her voice dubbed by a soundalike singer — implores Karen to just put on a mask already. RELATED: Amanda Seales Crashes A ‘Karen Support Group’ In Hilarious BET Awards Sketch “You go on rants at Trader Joe’s / Sit on the ground at the Costco / Say wearing masks is the devil’s law,” the song’s lyrics state, in...