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Inquirier.net
Ben Whishaw on why his gay character resonates with himiconic John Proctor in Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible.” Ben, who plays Q in the
Ben Whishaw on why his gay character resonates with him
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 hours ago
iconic John Proctor in Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible.” Ben, who plays Q in the last two James Bond movies and will play Freddie Mercury in a movie about the rock band Queen, consistently earns acclaim in indie films, including the recent “The... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Queen tells Trump to stop using We Are the Championssinger who has been performing with Queen on tour, was more outspoken, saying W
Queen tells Trump to stop using We Are the Champions
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
singer who has been performing with Queen on tour, was more outspoken, saying We Are the Champions was written by Queen's Freddie Mercury, one of the most prominent musicians to die from complications of AIDS. "If your political party spends... Read more
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Billboard
2016 Olympics: 'American Idol' Alum La'Porsha Renae Will Soundtrack U.S. Women's Gymnasticsexpected to be televised at least a dozen times. Greatest Olympic Anthems, Fro
2016 Olympics: 'American Idol' Alum La'Porsha Renae Will Soundtrack U.S. Women's Gymnastics
Billboard / Posted yesterday
expected to be televised at least a dozen times. Greatest Olympic Anthems, From Muse & Whitney Houston to Katy Perry & Freddie Mercury This is all music to Fancy’s ears, who wrote the song as a tribute to the late Simone Battles, an X Factor... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Hauraki's quest to find the greatest year of musictime trying to choose my favourite year in music. The Golden Year of Grunge, 19
Hauraki's quest to find the greatest year of music
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
time trying to choose my favourite year in music. The Golden Year of Grunge, 1991, nearly took it out. But then I realised Freddie Mercury died in 91, which was balls, so I decided to go for 1992. That year we still had all the singles being... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Sam Allardyce's autobiography: Here's some key passages now that he's England bossor not. I would never go that far, because there are too many imponderables.”
Sam Allardyce's autobiography: Here's some key passages now that he's England boss
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
or not. I would never go that far, because there are too many imponderables.” His party piece(Ian West/PA) “I’ve done Freddie Mercury, John Travolta, Mick Jagger and Michael Jackson in Thriller, which I think was my finest effort as I squeezed... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Gavin Newsom is having a great Republican National Conventionon criticism of Donald Trump for using Queen’s anthem “We are the Champions” at
Gavin Newsom is having a great Republican National Convention
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
on criticism of Donald Trump for using Queen’s anthem “We are the Champions” at the convention. The group’s late frontman, Freddie Mercury, was gay. “His music was played at a convention where the most anti-LGBT policy platform was adopted, just... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“An unauthorised use against our wishes:” Queen isn’t happy with Donald Trumpa backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for usin
“An unauthorised use against our wishes:” Queen isn’t happy with Donald Trump
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
a backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for using the song. "Heartbreaking that Trump used Freddie Mercury's beautiful 'We Are the Champions,'" tweeted author Anne Rice. "Just heartbreaking." Many argued that former... Read more
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metro
Queen are seriously annoyed Donald Trump won't stop using their musicasked him not to do that. Donald, who isn’t one to be told what to do, did thi
Queen are seriously annoyed Donald Trump won't stop using their music
metro / Posted 3 days ago
asked him not to do that. Donald, who isn’t one to be told what to do, did this: Fans were pretty hacked off, given that Freddie Mercury certainly wouldn’t have agreed with what Trump stands for, and he was the one who wrote the song. The band... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
The Essential A&E Picks for July 21-27including Rent and the original cast of Green Day's American Idiot, as well as
The Essential A&E Picks for July 21-27
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
including Rent and the original cast of Green Day's American Idiot, as well as stepping into the hard-to-fill shoes of Freddie Mercury singing "Bohemian Rhapsody" with the surviving members of Queen during Queen Elizabeth's 50th anniversary... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Queen upset Trump used ‘We Are the Champions’ – againa backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for usin
Queen upset Trump used ‘We Are the Champions’ – again
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 3 days ago
a backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for using the song. “Heartbreaking that Trump used Freddie Mercury’s beautiful ‘We Are the Champions,'” tweeted author Anne Rice. “Just heartbreaking.” Many argued that former... Read more
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The Atlantic
Trump's Great Gay Rock-Star Spectacle1977 b-side “We Will Rock You” are staples of arena events, but typically the s
Trump's Great Gay Rock-Star Spectacle
The Atlantic / Posted 3 days ago
1977 b-side “We Will Rock You” are staples of arena events, but typically the sporting kind. This was the writer and singer Freddie Mercury’s intention. “I was thinking about football when I wrote it,” he told Circus in 1978. “I wanted a... Read more
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International Business Times
Queen ask Donald Trump and Republicans to stop using We Are The Champions and enjoy." Singer Adam Lambert, who found fame on the US X Factor and has sto
Queen ask Donald Trump and Republicans to stop using We Are The Champions
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
and enjoy." Singer Adam Lambert, who found fame on the US X Factor and has stood in for the band's deceased frontman Freddie Mercury as the lead singer of Queen, also tweeted about the use of the song, sharing a picture of Mercury and... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Celebrities who died too young2008, from sarcoidosis, an autoimmune disease that causes inflammation in tissu
Celebrities who died too young
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
2008, from sarcoidosis, an autoimmune disease that causes inflammation in tissue, complicated by pneumonia. Queen frontman Freddie Mercury was 45 when he died of bronchopneumonia brought on by AIDS on Nov. 24, 1991, only one day after publicly... Read more
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iafrica.com
Queen forbids Trump from using their songwho has been performing with Queen on tour, was more outspoken and noted that W
Queen forbids Trump from using their song
iafrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
who has been performing with Queen on tour, was more outspoken and noted that We Are the Champions was written by Queen's Freddie Mercury, one of the most prominent musicians to die from complications of AIDS. "If your political party spends... Read more
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Gossip on This!
Donald Trump Slammed by Queen & Fans for "We Are the Champions" Intro at RNCof Queen. Many also criticized the song choice given the GOP’s stance on LGBT i
Donald Trump Slammed by Queen & Fans for "We Are the Champions" Intro at RNC
Gossip on This! / Posted 3 days ago
of Queen. Many also criticized the song choice given the GOP’s stance on LGBT issues while Queen’s original lead singer, Freddie Mercury, was openly gay and died from complications with AIDS. "It's a great song, a tremendous song, and it was... Read more
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Rappler
Queen protests Trump use of 'We Are the Champions'who has been performing with Queen on tour, was more outspoken and noted that "
Queen protests Trump use of 'We Are the Champions'
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
who has been performing with Queen on tour, was more outspoken and noted that "We Are the Champions" was written by Queen's Freddie Mercury, one of the most prominent musicians to die from complications of AIDS. "If your political party spends... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Queen Says ‘We Are the Champions’ Used by Trump Against Band’s Wishesone of its best known songs at the Republican National Convention. A file pict
Queen Says ‘We Are the Champions’ Used by Trump Against Band’s Wishes
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 4 days ago
one of its best known songs at the Republican National Convention. A file picture taken in September 1984 shows rock star Freddie Mercury, lead singer of the rock group Queen, during a concert at the Palais Omnisports de Paris Bercy. Mercury, who... Read more
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Billboard
Muse Cancels Istanbul Concert Following Turkey CoupGreatest Olympic Anthems, From Muse & Whitney Houston to Katy Perry & Freddie M
Muse Cancels Istanbul Concert Following Turkey Coup
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
Greatest Olympic Anthems, From Muse & Whitney Houston to Katy Perry & Freddie Mercury The band posted an announcement to its Twitter account on Tuesday (July 19) calling off the July 26 show. They are offering a full refund for all tickets. "We... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Queen asks GOP to stop using 'We Are the Champions' at conventionsinger Adam Lambert, who has been performing with Queen in recent years in the
Queen asks GOP to stop using 'We Are the Champions' at convention
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
singer Adam Lambert, who has been performing with Queen in recent years in the place of original lead singer Freddie Mercury, who died of AIDS complications in 1991, posted a photo of Mercury with the statement: “If your political... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Queen protests Trump use of We Are the Championssinger who has been performing with Queen on tour, was more outspoken, saying W
Queen protests Trump use of We Are the Champions
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
singer who has been performing with Queen on tour, was more outspoken, saying We Are the Champions was written by Queen's Freddie Mercury, one of the most prominent musicians to die from complications of AIDS. "If your political party spends... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Queen against Donald Trump using its music at Republican conventionConvention against our wishes - Queen." Twitter was already up in arms, with u
Queen against Donald Trump using its music at Republican convention
Silicon Valley / Posted 4 days ago
Convention against our wishes - Queen." Twitter was already up in arms, with users speculating how late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury would have been upset if he heard his voice singing Trump into the convention. And his old bandmates... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Queen condemns Trump’s ‘unauthorized’ use of ‘We are the Champions’given the Republican presidential candidate’s slogan of “Make America Great Aga
Queen condemns Trump’s ‘unauthorized’ use of ‘We are the Champions’
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
given the Republican presidential candidate’s slogan of “Make America Great Again,” considering the band is British. Freddie Mercury, the lead singer and writer of that particular song, was also known as a gay man and died of HIV... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Queen against Donald Trump using its music at Republican conventionConvention against our wishes - Queen." Twitter was already up in arms, with u
Queen against Donald Trump using its music at Republican convention
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 4 days ago
Convention against our wishes - Queen." Twitter was already up in arms, with users speculating how late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury would have been upset if he heard his voice singing Trump into the convention. And his old bandmates... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Queen upset Trump used ‘We Are the Champions’ at RNCa backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for usin
Queen upset Trump used ‘We Are the Champions’ at RNC
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 4 days ago
a backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for using the song. “Heartbreaking that Trump used Freddie Mercury’s beautiful ‘We Are the Champions,'” tweeted author Anne Rice. “Just heartbreaking.” Many argued that former... Read more
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The Mercury News
Queen against Donald Trump using its music at Republican conventionConvention against our wishes - Queen." Twitter was already up in arms, with u
Queen against Donald Trump using its music at Republican convention
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
Convention against our wishes - Queen." Twitter was already up in arms, with users speculating how late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury would have been upset if he heard his voice singing Trump into the convention. And his old bandmates... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Queen against Donald Trump using its music at Republican conventionConvention against our wishes - Queen." Twitter was already up in arms, with u
Queen against Donald Trump using its music at Republican convention
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Convention against our wishes - Queen." Twitter was already up in arms, with users speculating how late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury would have been upset if he heard his voice singing Trump into the convention. And his old bandmates... Read more
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FOX News
Four things we've learned (so far) from the Republican Conventionthan Jerry Ford. And the ultimate reality moment: Trump, of course. His silho
Four things we've learned (so far) from the Republican Convention
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
than Jerry Ford. And the ultimate reality moment: Trump, of course. His silhouetted entrance was Alfred Hitchcock meets Freddie Mercury meets "The Apprentice." Ever the gracious reality host, he spoke for only 30 seconds in introducing his wife... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Queen against Donald Trump using its music at Republican conventionConvention against our wishes - Queen." Twitter was already up in arms, with u
Queen against Donald Trump using its music at Republican convention
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
Convention against our wishes - Queen." Twitter was already up in arms, with users speculating how late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury would have been upset if he heard his voice singing Trump into the convention. And his old bandmates... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Queen Upset Trump Used ‘We Are the Champions’ – Againa backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for usin
Queen Upset Trump Used ‘We Are the Champions’ – Again
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 4 days ago
a backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for using the song. “Heartbreaking that Trump used Freddie Mercury’s beautiful ‘We Are the Champions,'” tweeted author Anne Rice. “Just heartbreaking.” Many argued that former... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - againa backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for usin
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - again
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 4 days ago
a backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for using the song. "Heartbreaking that Trump used Freddie Mercury's beautiful 'We Are the Champions,'" tweeted author Anne Rice. "Just heartbreaking." Many argued that former... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - againa backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for usin
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - again
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 4 days ago
a backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for using the song. "Heartbreaking that Trump used Freddie Mercury's beautiful 'We Are the Champions,'" tweeted author Anne Rice. "Just heartbreaking." Many argued that former... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Queen: Trump wasn’t authorized to use ‘We Are the Champions’Freddie Mercury center, John Deacon, Roger Taylor, and Brian May of Queen, 1982
Queen: Trump wasn’t authorized to use ‘We Are the Champions’
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 4 days ago
Freddie Mercury center, John Deacon, Roger Taylor, and Brian May of Queen, 1982 Tour (Photo by Steve Jennings/WireImage) NEW YORK — Another musical act is telling Donald Trump to stop using their music. The classic rock band Queen posted a... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - againa backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for usin
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - again
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 days ago
a backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for using the song. "Heartbreaking that Trump used Freddie Mercury's beautiful 'We Are the Champions,'" tweeted author Anne Rice. "Just heartbreaking." Many argued that former... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - againa backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for usin
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - again
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 4 days ago
a backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for using the song. "Heartbreaking that Trump used Freddie Mercury's beautiful 'We Are the Champions,'" tweeted author Anne Rice. "Just heartbreaking." Many argued that former... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - againa backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for usin
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - again
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
a backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for using the song. "Heartbreaking that Trump used Freddie Mercury's beautiful 'We Are the Champions,'" tweeted author Anne Rice. "Just heartbreaking." Many argued that former... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Queen upset Trump used ‘We Are the Champions’ – againa backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for usin
Queen upset Trump used ‘We Are the Champions’ – again
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
a backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for using the song. “Heartbreaking that Trump used Freddie Mercury’s beautiful ‘We Are the Champions,'” tweeted author Anne Rice. “Just heartbreaking.” Many argued that former... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - againa backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for usin
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - again
KTVZ Bend / Posted 4 days ago
a backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for using the song. "Heartbreaking that Trump used Freddie Mercury's beautiful 'We Are the Champions,'" tweeted author Anne Rice. "Just heartbreaking." Many argued that former... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - againa backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for usin
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - again
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
a backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for using the song. "Heartbreaking that Trump used Freddie Mercury's beautiful 'We Are the Champions,'" tweeted author Anne Rice. "Just heartbreaking." Many argued that former... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - againa backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for usin
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - again
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
a backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for using the song. "Heartbreaking that Trump used Freddie Mercury's beautiful 'We Are the Champions,'" tweeted author Anne Rice. "Just heartbreaking." Many argued that former... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Queen Upset Trump Used ‘We Are the Champions’ — Againa backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for usin
Queen Upset Trump Used ‘We Are the Champions’ — Again
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 4 days ago
a backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for using the song. “Heartbreaking that Trump used Freddie Mercury’s beautiful ‘We Are the Champions,'” tweeted author Anne Rice. “Just heartbreaking.” Many argued that former... Read more
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The News & Observer
Queen condemns Trump’s ‘unauthorized’ use of ‘We are the Champions’given the Republican presidential candidate’s slogan of “Make America Great Aga
Queen condemns Trump’s ‘unauthorized’ use of ‘We are the Champions’
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
given the Republican presidential candidate’s slogan of “Make America Great Again,” considering the band is British. Freddie Mercury, the lead singer and writer of that particular song, was also known as a gay man and died of HIV... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - againa backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for usin
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - again
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
a backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for using the song. "Heartbreaking that Trump used Freddie Mercury's beautiful 'We Are the Champions,'" tweeted author Anne Rice. "Just heartbreaking." Many argued that former... Read more
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Evening Standard
People are blasting Donald Trump for using a Queen song at the Republican National Conventionby a smokescreen - in Cleveland, Ohio. Fans tweeted their disapproval of Trump
People are blasting Donald Trump for using a Queen song at the Republican National Convention
Evening Standard / Posted 4 days ago
by a smokescreen - in Cleveland, Ohio. Fans tweeted their disapproval of Trump’s choice of song and said the late Freddie Mercury would be disappointed. Others claimed the choice of track was hypocritical while others demanded Trump... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - againa backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for usin
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - again
Local 10 Miami / Posted 4 days ago
a backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for using the song. "Heartbreaking that Trump used Freddie Mercury's beautiful 'We Are the Champions,'" tweeted author Anne Rice. "Just heartbreaking." Many argued that former... Read more
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News 8000
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - againa backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for usin
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - again
News 8000 / Posted 4 days ago
a backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for using the song. "Heartbreaking that Trump used Freddie Mercury's beautiful 'We Are the Champions,'" tweeted author Anne Rice. "Just heartbreaking." Many argued that former... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Gavin Newsom explains why 'We Are the Champions' was an inappropriate song choice for Donald Trumplieutenant governor posted a message pointing out the inappropriateness of the
Gavin Newsom explains why 'We Are the Champions' was an inappropriate song choice for Donald Trump
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
lieutenant governor posted a message pointing out the inappropriateness of the song choice because Queen's lead singer, Freddie Mercury, was a gay man who died of AIDS in 1991 and his music "was played at a convention where the most anti-LGBT... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - againa backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for usin
Queen upset Trump used 'We Are the Champions' - again
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 4 days ago
a backlash online with those on social media criticizing the candidate for using the song. "Heartbreaking that Trump used Freddie Mercury's beautiful 'We Are the Champions,'" tweeted author Anne Rice. "Just heartbreaking." Many argued that former... Read more
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Mashable
Queen says Trump's use of 'We Are the Champions' was 'against our wishes'backed by the music of Queen's iconic tune "We Are the Champions." Twitter was
Queen says Trump's use of 'We Are the Champions' was 'against our wishes'
Mashable / Posted 4 days ago
backed by the music of Queen's iconic tune "We Are the Champions." Twitter was quick to note that late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury would likely be against everything Trump stands for, and there is no way the band approved the song choice —... Read more
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New Now Next
Trump Defies Queen, Insults LGBT Community, By Using "We Are The Champions" At GOP Conventionourselves from Donald Trump’s unsavory campaign.” Of course, the choice is eve
Trump Defies Queen, Insults LGBT Community, By Using "We Are The Champions" At GOP Convention
New Now Next / Posted 4 days ago
ourselves from Donald Trump’s unsavory campaign.” Of course, the choice is even more galling considering Queen front man Freddie Mercury was a gay man who died of AIDS. The current Republican platform is the most anti-LGBT in the party’s... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Trump Defies Brian May’s Ban by Using ‘We Are the Champions’ as RNC Walkout Songher passionate speech. Needless to say, his use of a song that was originally
Trump Defies Brian May’s Ban by Using ‘We Are the Champions’ as RNC Walkout Song
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
her passionate speech. Needless to say, his use of a song that was originally written and performed by late rock legend Freddie Mercury, who died of bronchial pneumonia resulting from AIDS in 1991, sparked outrage on social media, especially... Read more
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