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Tags: Alicia Sacramone
, Backstreet Boys
, Beijing Olympics
, Buzz Bissinger
, Chinese Gymnasts
, Chris Cooley
, Gary Glitter
, Maria Sharapova
, Shawn Kemp
, Stephen Davis
, Venus Williams
, Wyclef Jean
Penn student newspaper the DAILY PENNSYLVANIAN reports that the school’s athletic department has banned Gary Glitter’s “‘Rock and Roll Part 2′” from being played by the school’s basketball pep band at games. When the band would play the song at games, they would also cheer “Hey, you suck!” at the opposing bench.
Coincidentally, when we think of banning something Gary Glitter-related, sucking also coming to mind for us. Albeit in a different context. Read more…