ripping Paul Ryan for liking his old band but ignoring the Rage Against the Machine lyrics. Now comes word that the GOP has lined up two (crappy) acts for its convention: the always annoying Kid Rock and the over-the-hill Lynyrd Skynrd. Says the latter's Johnny van Zant: “As far as I’m concerned, I’ve heard the president go we’re asking the rich to take a little bit more in taxes. Well, that’s not asking, that’s telling. I still believe in the trickle-down effect.
Friday, August 17, 2012
No 'Rage' For GOP But They Have the South
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