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With song titles from his band that equate people to excrement and a brand-new book titled “You’re Making Me Hate You: A Cantankerous Look at the Common Misconception That Humans Have Any Common Sense Left,” Corey Taylor may seem like a misanthrope miffed with mankind — and, well, maybe he is. Even so, from the way he talks about Slipknot fans, they’re obviously excluded from his loathsome list.
“I love our fans,” he says emphatically in a Zippo Artist Encore Spotlight clip online. “The fans are the whole reason we have this. The fans are the whole reason that we get up in the morning. They’re the whole reason that we strap this stuff on every night, and they’re the whole reason we kill each other on stage every single time. They’re some of the most passionate, intelligent, crazy fans on the planet, and we’re very, very lucky to have them.”
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