Matchbox Twenty cited animal abuse in Frontier Days withdrawal

Apr 8, 2008 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: 9NEWS

“So long as CFD is going to include egregious animal abuse, it will have to find entertainers who simply don't give a damn about compassion.”

A barnyard of trouble seems to be brewing for the Cheyenne Frontier Days. On Tuesday, a release issued to the media, from an organization called SHARK stated that opening night entertainment Matchbox Twenty had ... via 9NEWS

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The Stever

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Apr 9, 2008
 
I applaud Matchbox 20 for saying "NO!" to entertaining a bunch of animal abusers. Rodeos hurt and kill many horses, calves, steers and bulls. These victims don't deserve to be abused.
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Tulsa, OK

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Apr 11, 2008
 
I'm so proud of my MB20 for saying NO. I watched the video of the calf roping and it was horrible. How can people do that and not care about that poor animal. Shame on Def Leppard and Bon Jovi for playing their shows anyway.
I love you Rob for standing up for what you believe in. You are truly a wonderful person.

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