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05.01.2013 | | Posted at 04:00 PM

Hear some of the most obnoxious Weezer, Nirvana and Oasis covers you could ever imagine

By Evan Rytlewski
Here's a project that will test the civic pride of even the most enthusiastic young "My Milwaukee" blogger. For his online album Now That's What I Call Milwaukee, Portland, Ore. comedian and performance artist Sean Joseph Patrick Carney has re-recorded 20 pop and rock songs, replacing the lyrics exclusively with the word "Milwaukee." Featuring 414-ified versions of Dio's "Mother," 311's "Down," an...
Thursday, Nov. 29, 2007

And WTMJ stands by his offensive “parody”

He’s now trying to pass it off as a “parody” that’s supposed to stimulate debate about the impossibility of negotiating with terrorists, but WTMJ’s rightwing talker Charlie Sykes stepped in it this time. On his WTMJ-hosted blog, Sykes posted and promoted as “pure genius” another person’s alteration of the peace-seeking bumper sticker that spells out “coexist” in symbols of many faiths. The “parody,” done by Tom McMahon, changed the symbol for transgender people into a hammer and sickle and the Star of David into a swastika.