Compare & contrast:Julius Young / Fox News:
Eric Clapton slammed after past racially insensitive remarks surface amid release of anti-lockdown song — Eric Clapton is in hot water after it was announced on Friday that he and Van Morrison will be releasing an anti-lockdown single called, “Stand and Deliver” on Dec. 4.
The single is written by Morrison and recorded by Clapton, and news of its release had many scratching their heads for the fact the song appears to blatantly go against the government lockdowns and mandates set in place to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus. However, countless others on social media took chose to take umbrage with racially insensitive comments Clapton made years ago while addressing a crowd during a show in Birmingham, England in August 1976.
During the again-unsurfaced tirade, which many younger Clapton fans hardly knew existed, the guitarist and crooner allegedly called for foreigners to “get out” of Great Britain.
“Stop Britain from becoming a Black colony. Get the wogs out. Get the coons out. Keep Britain white,” Clapton, now 75, said at the time. “The Black wogs and coons and Arabs and fucking Jamaicans don’t belong here, we don’t want them here.”…
Karen Townsend / HotAir: Eric Clapton Joins Van Morrison In Lockdown Song, Outrage From The Left Ensues
Jeff Charles / RedState: Rabid Far-Leftists Try To Cancel Eric Clapton Because 2020 Isn't Over Yet
Jessica Chasmar / Washington Times: Eric Clapton joins Van Morrison's anti-lockdown campaign with new song, ‘Stand and Deliver’
Melanie Gray / Page Six: Eric Clapton, Van Morrison join forces to help out-of-work musicians
Warner Todd Huston / Breitbart: Music Legends Van Morrison and Eric Clapton Team for Anti-Lockdown Anthem ‘Stand and Deliver’
Saturday, November 28, 2020
Up Your Irish Sat. Suckfest, W/ Eric "God" Clapton, Van Morrison, & Outrage From The "Rabid Far-Left"
by M. Bouffant at 19:29
Never liked Van Morrison post-Them. Likewise, Clapton sucked post-Blind Faith. The lesson being, don't strike out on your own, 'specially not if you happen to be a total jerkwad.