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Kanye West called ‘disrespectful’ after Alamo publicity stunt


 Kanye West called ‘disrespectful’ after Alamo publicity stunt
topic by TheThreadLord - 05-28-2013, 02:39 PM - Boxden > The Hip-Hop Spot


Kanye West’s attempt to beam his new music video on The Alamo went bust over the weekend, even after hundreds gathered in front of the historical shrine in anticipation of the screening.

West marketed the event on his Web site and on social media, telling fans to gather at the San Antonio landmark to watch a projection of his “New Slaves” video.

According to MySanAntonio.com, a crowd of 500 fans, protesters and law enforcement gathered at the event at 11:30 p.m.

However, no permit for the projection had been issued, San Antonio officers stated. Disappointed fans headed home around midnight as the non-event progressed.


Some locals were upset following the guerilla marketing attempt. Texas National Movement member Angie Alexander told the publication, “It’s very disrespectful to the people who died there.”

Mark Loeffler, spokesperson for the Texas General Land Office, the Alamo’s caretaker, added, “It’s sad that people have such little respect for the Alamo.”

West, who performed his new single during the “Saturday Night Live” season finale, organized screenings of the video at landmarks around the world.

Kanye West called ‘disrespectful’ after Alamo publicity stunt - NYPOST.com

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 05-28-2013, 02:41 PMaway - #2
justinjones 244 heat pts244

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i didn't even know that this happened
 05-28-2013, 02:42 PMaway - #3
bmanbman 4 heat pts

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 05-28-2013, 02:43 PMaway - #4
Sticks 108 heat pts108

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#### is disrespectful tho .

American history is the truest of all, never a lie told. Read a history book once in a while.










 05-28-2013, 02:43 PMaway - #5
BIGMARS 33 heat pts33

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Leave this ni##a alone, fukc. Let him be different, he's earned that.
 05-28-2013, 02:44 PMonline - #6
PotheadFocker 100 heat pts100

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#### San Antonio


Hope Bron puts it in y'alls a$ses in a week or so. (yes homo)
 05-28-2013, 02:44 PMaway - #7
JayDee11 

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Ye know what he doing and people falling for it with ease. Top 5 without a doubt.
 05-28-2013, 02:48 PMaway - #8
BIGMARS 33 heat pts33

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Originally Posted by PotheadFocker
#### San Antonio


Hope Bron puts it in y'alls a$ses in a week or so. (yes homo)
This...while Bosh teabags y'all.
 05-28-2013, 02:51 PMaway - #9
justinjones 244 heat pts244

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Originally Posted by PotheadFocker
#### San Antonio


Hope Bron puts it in y'alls a$ses in a week or so. (yes homo)
Originally Posted by BIGMARS
This...while Bosh teabags y'all.
fuk both of y'all
 05-29-2013, 01:35 PMaway - #10
JamesAdamsIz808 2 heat pts

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Motha #### the Alamo
 05-29-2013, 02:05 PMaway - #11
Guvnor 405 heat pts405

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Originally Posted by Sticks
#### is disrespectful tho .

American history is the truest of all, never a lie told. Read a history book once in a while.










Ain't that more native American history though

Either way they're bugging.

Let Kanye do his thing
 05-29-2013, 02:18 PMaway - #12
MemphBleek05 19 heat pts19

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The people complaining probably don't know the Alamo was about.............just sayin'
 05-29-2013, 02:28 PMaway - #13
hbk83 1 heat pts

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Its just because its kanye if it was a tim mcgraw it would be the greatest thing ever to them
 05-29-2013, 02:36 PMaway - #14
jbownzino 3 heat pts

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If it was Taylor swift or some white country artist not one single #### would have been given, permit or not
 05-29-2013, 02:38 PMaway - #15
justinjones 244 heat pts244

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Originally Posted by Sir Bangz
Ain't that more native American history though

Either way they're bugging.

Let Kanye do his thing
the alamo? thats mexican/american history

i don't know many native americans with the name santa anna
 05-29-2013, 02:41 PMaway - #16
GrindPOWER$ 257 heat pts257

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talk about thinking out side the box for promoting..this album better not flop.
 05-29-2013, 03:34 PMaway - #17
Tyrant Noir 47 heat pts47

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All these ####es disrespecting San Antonio ... Heat are going to eat a di#k... They prob wont make it past Indiana.






As for Yeezy... Just buy someone off and get the permit... End of story
 05-29-2013, 03:51 PMonline - #18
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They also shut down all the other 3 or 4 sites in san antonio that they were supposed to show off the video, qnd those weren't landmarks. I feel like just because it was kanye, they didnt want it happening anywhere
 05-29-2013, 03:59 PMaway - #19
MagicOnTheTire 5 heat pts

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Originally Posted by MemphBleek05
The people complaining probably don't know the Alamo was about.............just sayin'
This

And how are people talkin #### about this? He didn't have a permit. you try to broadcast your face rapping in public and see what happens
 05-29-2013, 04:03 PMonline - #20
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Originally Posted by Tyrant Noir
All these ####es disrespecting San Antonio ... Heat are going to eat a di#k... They prob wont make it past Indiana.






As for Yeezy... Just buy someone off and get the permit... End of story
You think the refs want the Pacers / Spurs in the finals?

They extended the series for ad revenue nothing more
 
 


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