“‘They want artists to censor their records in order to be carried in there,’ lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong said. ‘We just said no. You feel like you’re in 1953 or something.’ Green Day explored opposition to former U.S. president George W. Bush and the Iraq War on American Idiot; the songs on 21st Century Breakdown further express a sense of broken dreams, confusion, disillusionment and anger with government and society.”
There isn’t an LOL big enough to express my own sense of confusion, broken dreams, anger and disillusionment with society upon reading this.
You did it guys. Anarchy! Fight the system!
And by system I mean the Wal-Mart. And by Wal-Mart I mean your tween fan-base which will no longer have access to your AMAZING new album because of how it’s too krazy kontroversial for their local retail big box store.
I think this is what Dr. King meant when he said, “I have a dream.”