Jane Hamsher commented on the blog post Lupe Fiasco Removed From Inaugural Party After Criticizing Obama
After reading the Politico account, I’m not sure I wouldn’t have done the same thing. That video looks like it was highly edited and it apparently was — he went on with the same song for 30 minutes.
I once saw Courtney Love try to get thrown off the stage at the Hollywood Bowl when she was opening for Jane’s Addiction. She refused to leave and everyone just sat there while she stood on the stage for an eternity. Finally security came in and carried a joyful Courtney off like she was a queen.
That video looks like he was trying to do the same thing — make headlines by getting thrown off.