During a break between songs, he offered harsh words for the administration of President George W. Bush and its handling of last year's devastating Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, which killed more than 1,500 people in Louisiana alone.On tour all summer, keep it up, Bruce!
"'I've never seen anything like it in any American city,' Springsteen said of the flooding and destruction. Referring to Bush, whom he called 'President Bystander' in a performance in New Orleans last month, Springsteen added, 'He managed to gut the only agency, through political cronyism, that could help people at a time like this.'"
Monday, May 29, 2006
The Boss is on tour this summer
And doing a little politicking on the way, "Rocker Springsteen takes political tone on US tour":