Posts with tag "PantsontheGround"

  • Prince Salutes Minnesota Vikings with Fight Song

    Posted Jan 22nd 2010 at 01:52 PM by Sam Brand

    Minnesota native Prince "saw the future" while watching the Vikings throttle the Cowboys last week. He's created a pop-slash-fight song to take Brett Favre and team to the Super Bowl. Diane von Furstenberg appeared on 'The View' to plug a new collection of home furnishings. And jilted mistress YaVaughnie Wilkins has spent $250,000 on billboards to take revenge on millionaire mogul Charles Phillips...

  • General Larry Platt, From Civil Rights to Pants Police

    Posted Jan 14th 2010 at 04:24 PM by Rashod Ollison

    When you risked your life in the 1960s, marching for civil rights that young folks now take for granted, you typically don't give up trying to reach them. One strategy is to write an insanely catchy ditty about self-respect called 'Pants on the Ground.' And what better way to reach people -- millions of people -- than to perform it on 'American Idol'? That's exactly what General Larry Platt did...

  • Best Larry Platt 'Pants On The Ground' Remixes

    Posted Jan 14th 2010 at 10:01 AM by Amber James

    No one can deny that General Larry Platt created the best water cooler moment from last night's 'American Idol' auditions. If anybody in the Atlanta crowd deserved 15 minutes of fame on national television, it was Platt. The 62-year-old, who took part in the Civil Rights Veterans Movement in 1963, gave Randy Jackson, Simon Cowell and Kara DioGuardi a comic relief after a long day of auditions when...

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