I’m trying to imagine a lamer, less imaginative musical gesture than borrowing “The Wall” for a knock on Bush. Changing the line in “Revolution” about Chairman Mao to something about “President George,” maybe? How about a version of “Gimme Shelter” where “Iraq is threatening my very life today”?
Lamer even than this poseur’s paint-by-numbers cri de coeur is the fact that AT&T would have felt so threatened by it as to cut him off. Click here and watch the first clip to see what web viewers saw. The uncensored version, taken by a fan just as the muse was moving the poet Eddie to speak Trooth to Powuh, follows below. Zzzzzz.