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New book claims John Lennon was an abusive deviant.

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by hockeybeat, Oct 12, 2008.

  1. hockeybeat

    hockeybeat Guest

  2. I don't think is anything new.
    It's pretty well-known Lennon screwed around and was a shitty father.
    The stuff with Yoko is certainly, um, strange, but I can't say it's not surprising.
  3. Magnum

    Magnum Member

    So Yoko, who slept with John when he was married, is still scarred by the fact he slept around on her. Oh, and it wasn't her fault that John brought her to all of the band practices. She was forced.

    So let's all feel sorry for Yoko.
  4. Guy_Incognito

    Guy_Incognito Well-Known Member

    Don't know about this, but his solo material is overrated crap.
  5. Are you including "Imagine?"
  6. PCLoadLetter

    PCLoadLetter Well-Known Member

    ...but still far, far better than McCartney's.
  7. heyabbott

    heyabbott Well-Known Member

    Wings Rules
  8. Trey Beamon

    Trey Beamon Active Member

    Right on, heyabbott.

    "Band on the Run" is a fantastic song. Hell, I'd rather listen to Wings than 90 percent of Lennon's solo work.
  9. Bubbler

    Bubbler Well-Known Member

    I don't even totally agree with the sentiment, but I laughed just the same.

    I think anything after, say, Mind Games, was crap for the most part. Especially anything recorded around the time of his long weekend or whatever the hell the media called his split from Yoko.
  10. Wenders

    Wenders Well-Known Member

    So Yoko contributed to the book and now, she says it's "too mean." That raises some red flags to me about how maybe, the author embellished a little bit.
  11. BYH

    BYH Active Member

    I was shocked to see Yoko participated. I figured for sure this would be one of those bios where nobody connected to the subject would participate but would badmouth the project at every opportunity.
  12. Guy_Incognito

    Guy_Incognito Well-Known Member

    Very much so.
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