In light of U.S. President Donald Trump's approaching visit to the United Kingdom, a social media campaign launched in May asked Brits to make the 2004 Green Day hit "American Idiot" the No. 1 song on the singles music charts when he arrives later this week. A group of anti-Trump Green Day fans took to Facebook to rally protesters into getting the song to the summit of the charts to send a strong message to the US President.
The downloading of the song began on July 6, and the protesters plan to continue it through this Thursday, July 12.
Melania and I saw American Idiot on Broadway last night and it was great. The song is also now No. 1 on the UK Amazon chart. "We are the country who put Sex Pistols and Rage Against the Machine at No. 1 in the past". The titular track on the band's 2004 rock opera resonated with a generation of eyeliner-wearing, anti-establishment punks while at the same time playing ad nauseam on auto radios in American suburbia, spending six weeks at No. 1 on Billboard's Top 100. "Welcome to a new kind of tension all across the alien nation where everything isn't meant to be okay".
Trump is mostly avoiding London throughout the duration of the trip, where the protests will be most concentrated, The Associated Press reported.
Trump arrives in Britain on Thursday after a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit and thousands of protesters are expected to join demonstrations during his visit, including plans to fly a blimp over parliament portraying Trump as an orange, snarling baby.
I'm leaving but this shirt, this shield and the Santiago Bernabéu will continue to always feel as my own wherever I am. He spent six seasons in England, winning three Premier League titles, one Champions League title and one FA Cup.
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The match, which took place in the suburbs of Brussels, saw Belgium , in red, draw with France , in white, three-all. But we will be ready because we have an extremely good state of mind, and it is the semi-finals in the World Cup.
And, you know, the concern would be that something could pop up going through all those papers that could make him a tougher pick. The Times says Trump has recently been asking associates about Hardiman , and has also been talking about Barrett and Kavanaugh .
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