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September 09, 2008

Palin Scandal of the Hour

The campaign is still playing "Barracuda" at McCain/Palin rallies.

LEBANON, Ohio (CNN) – The rock band "Heart" may have asked John McCain and Sarah Palin stop playing their song "Barracuda" at their rallies, but the campaign is apparently paying no heed.
Oh, those heartless bastards! How dare they not honor the wishes of these sensitive artistes. Oh, the humanity!

But wait...

But the McCain camp said last week that it had paid for and obtained all necessary licenses before using the song.
Oh, never mind then. Ladies, take the money and run. This has got to be better than watching American Idol wannabees massacre "Alone" again and again, right?

Do conservative celebrities whine this much when their art is used by the other side? I don't recall a lot of complaining by Ronnie Dunn (a Thompson supporter) when Barack Obama used the Brooks & Dunn tune "Only in America" as the benediction last song of his rally.

Heh. Via Tony737 in Hot Air's comments, they should have considered this song:

Sarah Palin: Hammer of the gods...

Title of the song might not be the best for McCain's campaign, though.

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posted by Slublog at 12:48 PM

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