"To my mind, it's an attempt by people who cannot stand the progress our country has made in recognizing the human rights of all of our citizens to overturn that progress," Springsteen said in a statement.And what is this horror of prejudicial and discriminatory law targeting a bunch of poor picked upon people that has him so outraged?
"Taking all of this into account, I feel that this is a time for me and the band to show solidarity for those freedom fighters. As a result, and with deepest apologies to our dedicated fans in Greensboro, we have canceled our show scheduled for Sunday, April 10th," Springsteen said.
"Some things are more important than a rock show," he added, "and this fight against prejudice and bigotry — which is happening as I write — is one of them." source
It says, paraphrased for simplicity, that a guy who decides to dress as a woman, and has a penis cannot use the women's rest room and wave his junk around.
To make his point he cancels his concert. You know, the concert that 15K "common type folks" were looking forward to attending - possibly for months in advance.
Bruce, no one cares what you think. You're an entertainer, so go out there and entertain all those common folk you just dumped on.
And recognize that I, too, have rights. I have the right, at least I used to, to use a restroom without having to look at some stranger's penis.
If I was the promoter, I would sue him and his entire "band" into oblivion.
Adrienne @ Political Clown Parade: Ladies: Who's that guy with you in the women's restroom?...