Musicians Rewrite 'Baby, It's Cold Outside' Lyrics to Include Consent

Lydia Liza and Josiah Lemanski recorded a new version of the classic holiday song to emphasize the importance of consent.
1:38 | 12/17/16

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And finally tonight, a young couple has modernized the holiday classic "Baby it's cold outside" to address concerns that the original version promotes overly aggressive behavior toward women. ??? Baby it's cold outside ??? it's a holiday favorite. ??? I ought to say no, no, no, sir ??? ??? mind if I move in closer ??? ??? at least I'm going to say that I tried ??? ??? what's the sense in hurting my pride ??? ??? I really can't stay ??? ??? ??? baby it's cold outside ??? Covereded dozens of times. But times have changed. Get out! Don't look at me! Get out! A new version telling women you really don't have to stay. Lidia liza and Josiah lamanski putting a modern spin on a classic. ??? I really can't spin ??? ??? you don't have to ??? Penned in 1944, the couple felt some of the verses don't hold up. Replacing lines like -- ??? I ought to say no, no, no ??? ??? mind if I move in ??? With -- ??? I ought to say no, no, no ??? ??? you reserve the right to say no ??? ??? zbl reworking consent into the Carol some say sounds coarse. We think in our generation the lyrics are just read completely differently than they were originally intended. ??? My mother will start to worry ??? ??? call her so she knows that you're ??? While it might be cold outside, the reception has been anything but. The song reaching number one today on Spotify's viral 50. A timeless holiday jingle for the modern age. ??? Bye ??? ??? bye ??? ??? drive safely, please ??? A portion of the proceeds will benefit the sexual violence center and the national alliance to end sexual violence.

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