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Ohio: Stevie Wonder Obama Rally Draws Less Than 200 (Another dud for the dud alert)
Big Hollywood ^ | November 3, 2012 | Alexander Marlow

Posted on 11/03/2012 9:21:44 PM PDT by Zakeet

Four and a half years ago at a primary campaign rally for Barack Obama, Stevie Wonder made headlines when he sang this major scale with Michelle Obama for a packed house at UCLA

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Today, the "Superstition" singer performed at an Obama get-out-the-vote rally on another college campus, but the atmosphere was slightly less electric. From the Cleveland Plain Dealer:

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And not all of the less-than-200 were there because of Barack Obama. As one attendee told the Plain Dealer, "How do you pass up a chance to see Stevie Wonder?"

What a difference a failed administration makes.

(Excerpt) Read more at breitbart.com ...


TOPICS: News/Current Events; Politics/Elections; US: Ohio
KEYWORDS: 2012election; obama; ohio; steviewonder
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By now, even the Royal Oaf should be able to tell that the enthusiasm for him this election is somewhat diminished from the last one.

1 posted on 11/03/2012 9:21:50 PM PDT by Zakeet
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To: Zakeet

Alice Cooper’s family used to be Mormon.

Mitt should’ve had him perform at a rally.

“Stuffy old Republicans” my arse.

;D


2 posted on 11/03/2012 9:25:50 PM PDT by Salamander (Wounded, old and dangerous.)
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To: Zakeet

Steve must’ve seen red when looking at such a sparse audience.


3 posted on 11/03/2012 9:27:04 PM PDT by Vendome (Don't take life so seriously, you won't live through it anyway)
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To: Zakeet

Stevie Wonder is said to have piloted his private jet to the rally.


4 posted on 11/03/2012 9:27:19 PM PDT by Revolting cat! (Bad things are wrong! Ice cream is delicious!)
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To: Zakeet

Ebony and irony.


5 posted on 11/03/2012 9:27:48 PM PDT by samadams2000
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To: Salamander

At least he didn’t have to see it...


6 posted on 11/03/2012 9:28:19 PM PDT by BigCinBigD (...Was that okay?)
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To: Salamander

For that matter, I think I recall that James Hetfield of Metallica came from a mormon family...
Is that true, metal heads out there?


7 posted on 11/03/2012 9:30:55 PM PDT by matginzac
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To: Zakeet; a fool in paradise; Slings and Arrows

Obamugabe to Stevie: “The stadium is overflowing with people!”


8 posted on 11/03/2012 9:31:11 PM PDT by Revolting cat! (Bad things are wrong! Ice cream is delicious!)
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To: Zakeet

“there is superstition, Writin’s on the wall” he he


9 posted on 11/03/2012 9:32:21 PM PDT by ping jockey (Winning in 2012)
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To: Zakeet

Stevie to Obamugabe: “You don’t look black to me!”


10 posted on 11/03/2012 9:35:12 PM PDT by Revolting cat! (Bad things are wrong! Ice cream is delicious!)
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To: Zakeet
Looking like the magic has left Barack the Magic Negro.....

The phenomenon is that darn few want to cozy up to an obvious loser. This landslide could grow into a tsunami by Tuesday.

11 posted on 11/03/2012 9:36:01 PM PDT by X-spurt (It is truly time for ON YOUR FEET or on your knees)
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But it's ok because they told him there were 20,000 there. What's a few extra zero's? When the big O has to bring in the blind because no sighted performer would want to be seen in front of such a small crowd, you know you're in trouble!

If you want to see a good black, blind, performer endorsing a candidate go to Youtube and watch Ray Charles sing “America” at the 1984 (maybe 80?) RNC.

12 posted on 11/03/2012 9:37:47 PM PDT by MacMattico
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To: matginzac

According to Wiki, Hetfield’s parents were ‘strict’ - something knows as “Christian Scientists”.


13 posted on 11/03/2012 9:38:06 PM PDT by KoRn (Department of Homeland Security, Certified - "Right Wing Extremist")
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To: Revolting cat!

Stevie to Obamugabe: “I can’t sing for you tonight. I have an eye problem. I can’t see playing to your empty a$$ stadium.”


14 posted on 11/03/2012 9:38:57 PM PDT by Cowgirl of Justice
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To: matginzac

My husband says he was brought up a Christian Scientist.


15 posted on 11/03/2012 9:43:30 PM PDT by MacMattico
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To: Zakeet

If people are coming to see Stevie Wonder and Katy Perry, that’s all you need to know about the parlous state of the Obama Campaign.

Its walking dead. Tuesday should be a blowout.


16 posted on 11/03/2012 9:44:09 PM PDT by goldstategop (In Memory Of A Dearly Beloved Friend Who Lives In My Heart Forever)
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And my husband says Hetfield rebelled from Christian Science at a young age because his parents didn't believe in going to the doctor and his mother died of cancer.
17 posted on 11/03/2012 9:46:23 PM PDT by MacMattico
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To: Zakeet

Somewhat a tangent.
Anyone know if ray Charles played live
for Reagan or did he give permission
To use his recorded music?
I know it was one of those. Can’t remember.


18 posted on 11/03/2012 9:49:35 PM PDT by Morris70
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To: matginzac

From an analysis of the song “The God That Failed”;

My understanding is that this song has to do with Hetfield’s parent’s religion. They’re Christian Scientists who do not believe in doctors or hospitals, but instead that God will heal you.

But Alice has the bonafides

Cooper was born as Vincent Damon Furnier in Detroit, Michigan, USA, the son of Ella Mae (née McCart) and Ether Moroni Furnier.

His father was a lay preacher in the Church of Jesus Christ (also known as the Bickertonite Church) which, historically, is a branch of the Latter Day Saint movement.

He has French Huguenot, Sioux Native American, English, Scottish, and Irish ancestry, and was named after one of his uncles (Vincent Collier Furnier) and the writer Damon Runyon.

His paternal grandfather, Thurman Sylvester Furnier, was an apostle in the Church of Jesus Christ (Bickertonite). Vincent Furnier was active in his church at the ages of 11 and 12.

[c’mon Alice...The fool’s out, forever!]


19 posted on 11/03/2012 9:50:22 PM PDT by Salamander (Wounded, old and dangerous.)
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To: Zakeet

Stevie Wonder? That top singer?

Did they also have Harry Belafonte and the bananas?


20 posted on 11/03/2012 9:56:17 PM PDT by Hardraade (http://junipersec.wordpress.com (I will fear no muslim))
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