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WikiLeaks: "Many people do not like this music as it is too loud" - GN'R banned in China

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Post by Soulmonster Thu Aug 25, 2011 7:06 am

Of the more than 5,500 State Department cables released by Wikileaks in late August -- most blandly refer to climate, diplomacy, censorship and the economy -- but not all.

Guns N' Roses raised flags in the CCP with their rendition of Government of the People's Republic of China and Falun Gong causing a country-wide ban of their new album Chinese Democracy.

Mentioning the ban in a 2008 cable a Chinese official said "many people do not like this music as it is too loud."

Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/china-wikileaks-guns-n-roses-2011-8#ixzz1W0voqprr
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Post by seely Thu Aug 25, 2011 7:47 pm

I lol'd
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Post by Soulmonster Thu Aug 25, 2011 8:38 pm

Same here WikiLeaks: "Many people do not like this music as it is too loud" - GN'R banned in China 3299448639
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