Friday, February 21, 2014

Kurt Cobain Celebrated in Aberdeen...Kind of

Posted By on Fri, Feb 21, 2014 at 10:42 AM

Kurt Cobain day was two days ago, and the grunge icon's hometown of Aberdeen, Washington paid tribute to the late songwriter with the unveiling of a rather bizarre statue. Mayor of Aberdeen Bill Simpson said he hopes the attraction will one day be as big as Graceland. Aberdeen's King Chanel 5 provides some interesting commentary on the festivities in the video below.

"He was a well-known heroin user who killed himself. Not exactly George Washington."

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