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Simon & Garfunkel for Bernie Sanders

Filed under: National Politics

SimonandGarfunkelIn 1984, the Reagan presidential campaign wanted to use Bruce Springsteen’s “Born in the USA” at various events. Springsteen politely denied their request.

This year, the Bernie Sanders campaign asked permission to use the Simon and Garfunkel song “America” as the background for a TV ad.



Here’s Art Garfunkel explaining why Bernie’s request was granted