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White House faces furor
over Psy’s anti-U.S. lyrics

Washington Times, by Dave Boyer

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 12/8/2012 1:16:29 AM

The White House deleted a petition Friday on its web site demanding that President Obama rescind an invitation to “Gangnam style” rapper Psy to sing at a Christmas concert in Washington, due to the performer’s anti-American rants. The petition was signed by about 500 people who object to the singer’s scheduled performance, which Mr. Obama is to attend. But the White House said it took down the petition because it violated the terms of participation on the administration’s “We the People” web site. Psy, a 34-year-old South Korean performer whose “Gangnam style” video is the most-watched

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: steveW, 12/8/2012 2:58:58 AM     (No. 9054742)

Now, why in the world would the author of "You didn´t build that" "It´s good to spread the wealth around" and the classic "The future must not belong to those who slander the prophet of Islam" have anything at all against anti-American rants? His own anti-American rants got him reelected. Welcome to DC, Psy.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: rfr46, 12/8/2012 3:43:06 AM     (No. 9054755)

Absolutely appalling lack of judgment by BO. Further evidence of his contempt for the US that existed before his election.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Safari Man, 12/8/2012 4:04:50 AM     (No. 9054759)

Psy is the perfect choice for Obama.


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Reply 4 - Posted by: balogreene, 12/8/2012 4:20:42 AM     (No. 9054766)

I thought, if any member of the First Family is in attendance the Secret Service vets all participants. Which means they knew a long time ago this guy is anti-American. He could pose a danger to all in attendance.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: flatwater, 12/8/2012 5:36:52 AM     (No. 9054795)

The rapper Psy hates American soldiers.

Barack Obama hates American soldiers.

Perfect match.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 12/8/2012 9:50:36 AM     (No. 9055128)

I don´t think that even the Washington Times understands the meaning of ´furor´. That might come later.

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