CNN’s Rachel Wells talked with Kid Rock about what’s the reason behind his popularity with American servicemen and servicewomen as he explains, “Because I call it like I see it. I tell people exactly how it is. I appreciate the freedoms that I have and, you know, I’ve always been a pretty patriotic person and I believe in America and it’s the best country in the world. And that’s obviously what they’re out fighting for. So they know that I have that respect. É It’s funny, everyone’s out looking for American flags and I got an 80-footer. I got an 80 foot one.” Read more.