When asked about the song, Dolly said "I was proud to be asked to write a song for 'TransAmerica.' It's a remarkable movie that touches you in every single place of human emotion." To date, "Travelin' Thru" was nominated for a Golden Globe and will most likely be up for an Oscar. I'm not going to go into a microbiotic analysis of what it means that 2 Red State Country Gods/Superstars are preaching acceptance of same-sex love and gender tolerance in the age of American conservatism. I just think it is pretty damn cool.