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Friday, February 15, 2008

Boston Tells Huckabee to Suck It

posted by on February 15 at 11:15 AM


From the New York Post’s Page Six:

The founder of the rock band Boston is enraged that Mike Huckabee is using his band’s hit “More Than a Feeling” on the campaign trail. He’s written a letter to Huckabee demanding the GOP candidate stop using it. “Boston has never endorsed a political candidate, and with all due respect, would not start by endorsing a candidate who is the polar opposite of most everything Boston stands for,” wrote Tom Scholz. “In fact, although I’m impressed you learned my bass guitar part on ‘More Than a Feeling,’ I am an Obama supporter.”

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Good to know Boston stands for SOMETHING! Tho' as a Baptist minister the Huck should know better than to use SECULAR music for theme songs.

Posted by nipper | February 15, 2008 11:29 AM

He could just send Fuckabee a bill for performance royalties, say for 10 beeeeelion dollars. The is of course contingent on his right to collect said royalties :)

Posted by seattle98104 | February 15, 2008 12:35 PM

Boston supports Obama! I Love it! I love Obama. I love Boston.

This is the greatest day ever!

Posted by TJ | February 15, 2008 1:13 PM

Other than their carefully layered, studio-perfect rock anthems and iconic guitar-spaceship covers, Boston is known for two things: One, having the (at the time) biggest-selling debut album in rock history and Two, setting a new standard for litigiousness.

Note to Huckabee: Rip someone else off. Someone who's never beaten a record label in court.

Posted by flamingbanjo | February 15, 2008 2:13 PM

Tell 'em what's what Rockman. Huckabee ain't gettin' over on you!

Posted by Love It! | February 15, 2008 4:16 PM

couldn't you at least have spent the time to find a better picture of the band? who's shitty scanner did you use for this one?

Posted by Sib's Not Dead | February 16, 2008 12:56 PM

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