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Neko Case Puts Playboy In Its Place After Sexist Tweet

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INDIO, CA - APRIL 11: Musician Neko Case performs onstage during day 1 of the 2014 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 11, 2014 in Indio, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Coachella) | Frazer Harrison via Getty Images

Playboy tweeted a link Wednesday to its review of Neko Case's great album, "The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight, The More I Love You."

Case did NOT appreciate that interpretation of her work.

Some people were confused. Couldn't Case just learn to take a compliment? Case's answer, understandably, was no.

Sure, that Playboy review is complimentary, but it begins and ends with looking at Case as a woman, not a musician. It's the kind of article Case has surely seen a lot of over the course of her long, successful career.

Case is currently on tour. Earlier this month, she also took to Twitter to call bullsh*t, this time on a parking ticket in Boston.

That tweet got a heartwarming response:

As of this writing, Playboy hasn't responded to Case's tweets.

Also, here's a great video of Neko Case, a musician in music, doing a NPR Tiny Desk concert last year. Enjoy.

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