Garth Brooks kicked off the 2023 ACM Awards by giving Parton her flowers in a monologue. He referred to her because the “G.O.A.T,” the “biggest of all time.” Taking Brooks’ feedback a bit too actually, Parton arrived on the stage with a stay goat earlier than returning Brooks’ praises. However that was removed from essentially the most stunning a part of their act. Parton then gave an alternate which means to what “G.O.A.T” means. “I simply had a thought. I do know why you are doing that ‘G.O.A.T.’ factor,” Parton joked (by way of Folks). “I feel it stands for ‘Garth organized a threesome!'”
Parton completely arrange the joke second seconds earlier than. “I noticed you on-line telling all these good folks on the market that I am your ‘corridor move,'” stated Parton (by way of Entry Hollywood). Parton continued, “That is what he stated! And that I am Trisha [Yearwood, Brooks’ wife]’s corridor move too.” Like a lot of the gang, Brooks was beside himself with laughter. “I believed I could not love you anymore,” Brooks responded.
Viewers at dwelling took Parton’s joke in stride. “Dolly Parton simply introduced up having a threesome with Garth and Trisha. By no means change, Dolly,” tweeted one fan. One other viewer tweeted, “God bless Dolly Parton! She simply made a joke about having a threesome with Garth and Trisha on the ACMs.” In the meantime, some had been shocked. “Dolly Parton making a threesome joke about her, Garth and Trisha was NOT on my bingo card tonight!” tweeted one other fan.