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Bruce Springsteen Accidentally Plays 'Big Government's Stealin' Our Livelihood' At Obama Rally (Video)

The article is from the Onion so I was skeptical so I did some research. Found video on c-Span watch the video and come to your own conclusion.

"While performing at a campaign rally for President Barack Obama on Thursday, rock icon Bruce Springsteen reportedly failed to fire up the largely working-class audience when he accidentally played an acoustic ballad titled “Big Government’s Stealin’ Our Livelihood.”

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c-Span Video: Springsteen introduced at 36:35 watch to the very end.

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Comrade Bruce would never

Comrade Bruce would never write lyrics for such a song. He's donated millions to the communist party in the US

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"Cyril" pronounced "see real". I code stuff.


"To study and not think is a waste. To think and not study is dangerous." -- Confucius

I wouldn't doubt that something like this could happen.

This reminds me of the time Paul Simon went to play "like a bridge over troubled water" at the 9/11 memorial/anniversary and played "the sound of silence" instead!

"I send you out as sheep in the midst of wolves, be wise as a serpent and harmless as a dove."

The articles on the Onion are supposed to be fictional...

and funny...

Funny thing is that I saw another article titled:
Obama Takes Out Romney With Mid-Debate Drone-Attack


Just looking at the picture in the article and reading the title made me LOL.

9-11 Media Fakery: Did anyone die on 9-11?


9-11 Actors:

Pysops.. media.. actors.. propagandists... disinfo agents.. fake videos.. fake photos

The onion??

You know it's a parody site, right?

No train to Stockholm.

Parody site ..

I was under the impression this is the case. That's why I did the research. What was your conclusion after watching the c-Span video from the introduction of Springsteen to the very end?

I love the boss

Maybe he is coming around....

Lord Acton, Lord Chief Justice of England, 1875 - "The issue which has swept down the centuries and which will have to be fought sooner or later is the People v. The Banks."