August 19, 2012
Who's 'Clueless'? Paul Ryan or Rage Against the Machine?
Paul Ryan claims fondness for the music of Rage Against the Machine, a leftist and union-backing grunge group. Ryan specified that the music -- rather than lyrics -- forms the attraction. For this, the band's outraged lead singer Tom Morello recently took to the pages of Rolling Stone magazine to denounce Ryan as "clueless." "Ryan is the embodiment of the Machine our music Rages against!" raved Morello. "Paul Ryan's love of Rage Against the Machine is amusing," he continued. "Charles Manson loved the Beatles but didn't understand them. Governor Chris Christie loves Bruce Springsteen but doesn't understand him. And Paul Ryan is clueless about his favorite band, Rage Against the Machine." Rage Against the Machine honor Che Guevara as their icon and fifth band member. "We've considered Che a fifth band member for a long time now," gushed Tom Morello, "for the simple reason that he exemplifies the integrity and revolutionary ideals to which...(Read Full Article)