Is this numbnuts still on the air?
From Real Clear Politics.
Bill Press, windbag extraordinaire, hates the Star Spangled Banner.
“It is a major crusade of mine and that is to get rid of the Star-Spangled Banner. Now I know you’re going to say I am not a true American I’m not patriotic. I don’t think patriotism has anything to do with it. The National Anthem is just absolutely monumentally un-singable. I mean there’s so much wrong with it. I don’t know where to start,” liberal radio talk show host Bill Press said on his nationally syndicated program today.
“It’s an abomination. First it ranges two octaves most people can only do kind of one octave. I mean when you think about it, it’s bombs bursting in air rocket’s red glare it all kinds of, you know a lot of national anthems are that way, all kinds of military jargon and the land there’s only one phrase ‘the land of the free’ which is kind of nice and ‘the home of the brave?’ I don’t know,” he said. “Are we [Americans] the only ones who are brave on the planet? I mean all the brave people live here. I mean it’s just stupid I think. I’m embarrassed, I’m embarrassed every time I hear it.”
Octave range aside, there’s nothing like a stupid embarrassing liberal whining about how much they abhor the national anthem because they think it’s jingoistic, riddled with ‘military jargon’, and mentions the bravery of those who defend what our flag represents.
- Bill Press Messes His Panties Over Our National Anthem (gadabout-blogalot.com)