‘Happy motherf**king Veterans Day’: Rapper’s idea of ‘honoring’ our veterans (Video)

The bombs bursting in air last night at the National Mall in D.C. were not the sort one expects of an event saluting our brave men and women in uniform past, present, and future. Those attending live or viewing the HBO live stream of the Veterans Day Concert for Valor were greeted by an unexpected fusillade of the most vulgar profanities known to school bathrooms everywhere — and tripping off the lips no less of a man who at age 42 should know better. His names is Marshall Bruce Mathers III, but he is known better to the world of rap as Eminem.

WARNING: The video that follows contains extreme profanity.

As TheBlaze reports, the performance ignited a storm of protest on Twitter, a sampling of which follows:

Not unpredictably, some on Twitter had Eminem’s back:

One might note that with freedom comes responsibility, but one would be wasting one’s breath.

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Howard Portnoy

Howard Portnoy

Howard Portnoy has written for The Blaze, HotAir, NewsBusters, Weasel Zippers, Conservative Firing Line, RedCounty, and New York’s Daily News. He has one published novel, Hot Rain, (G. P. Putnam’s Sons), and has been a guest on Radio Vice Online with Jim Vicevich, The Alana Burke Show, Smart Life with Dr. Gina, and The George Espenlaub Show.


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