May
05
2019
2
Jun
22
2017
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‘We’re Not Gonna Take It.’

One of the seminal images for me in planning the new campaign is a vision of Dee Snider, Frank Zappa, and John Denver using this song to literally exorcise the 1985 PMRC Senate hearings. If I can make it work, the campaign will work.

We’re Not Gonna Take It, Twisted Sister




Feb
02
2016
6

‘We’re Not Gonna Take It.’

So this came on the radio this afternoon as I was in the car. So I of course cranked it, which made people look at me funny when I pulled into the gas station.  …Bah.

We’re Not Gonna Take ItTwisted Sister

(Yeah, the transcript is pretty bad. But the music video can be kind of cringe-inducing.)




Aug
01
2010
4

Mr. Snider on Mr. and Mrs. Gore.

(More or less via Vodkapundit) This would be Mr. Dee Snider, of the band Twisted Sister: the Gores, of course, are Al and Tipper. You may remember that Snider and the Gores had a run-in roughly a quarter of a century ago over quote-unquote ‘family values.’ Mr. Snider revisited this controversy recently, mostly to compare his and their long-term marital/parenting strategies:

I have two responses.

First, HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA*. (more…)




Dec
09
2009
2

Twisted Sister’s “O Come All Ye Faithful.”

Suggested by an old friend – congratulate him; he’s getting married soon – and while it isn’t actually bad:


Oh Come All Ye Faithful, Twisted Sister

…the band has not aged well.

The band has not aged well at all.

Mpoe Lane




Aug
17
2009
2

“We’re Not Gonna Take it”

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We’re Not Gonna Take It, Twisted Sister

Amazon’s band bios are, by the way, usually pretty good. This one’s no exception.




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