Flaming Lips tune pulled as Oklahoma’s official rock song


From AP:

Oklahoma’s governor has taken The Flaming Lips’ “Do You Realize??” out of rotation, pulling the tune as the state’s official rock song in a move her office says has more to do with priorities than musical taste.

Gov. Mary Fallin passed on renewing an executive order that gave the Oklahoma rockers’ song the designation when taking office in January 2011.

Fallin spokesman Alex Weintz says the Republican had other priorities and the order “did not make the cut.”

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