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Monday, January 21, 2013

Lupe Fiasco Was Thrown Off Stage After Anti-Obama Rant at Pre-Inauguration Concert

Posted by on Mon, Jan 21, 2013 at 1:37 PM

The Daily Caller reports:

Rapper Lupe Fiasco was thrown offstage and escorted off the premises of a Washington, D.C. concert hall during a pre-inauguration concert Sunday night, after going on an anti-war, anti-Obama rant, according to concertgoers.

Josh Rogin, a reporter with Foreign Policy magazine, tweeted late Sunday, “Lupe Fiasco just got thrown off stage here at the Hamilton Live after he went on an anti-Obama diatribe mid set.”

“So Lupe played one anti-war song for 30 min and said he didn’t vote for Obama,” he continued, ”and eventually was told to move on to the next song…Lupe refused to move to the next song so a team of security guards came on stage and told him to go.”

Seeing as how the man has called Obama a terrorist in the past, why was he invited to perform at any inauguration events in the first place?


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MacCrocodile 1
These are the same people who invited homophobes and racists to inaugurations. Why shouldn't they invite other people who hate them?
Posted by MacCrocodile on January 21, 2013 at 2:25 PM · Report this
Who are the same people? How do you know who organized this party? Something tells me this wasn't an official Obama event.

Anyway, almost any rap performer who thinks their audience deserves a single 30-minute rap song deserves to be booted from the stage.
Posted by madcap on January 22, 2013 at 12:51 AM · Report this

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