Over at our Campaign Trail blog, my colleague Ken Wheaton -- the avowed "Hillary-voting
" Republican -- weighs in
on Stone Gossard and Co.'s recent ode to Obama, "Rock Around Barack." He says, "Of course, not only is the song crap, but this one too raises serious questions about the judgment of both Pearl Jam and Obama."
Songs for Soap can't get through more than the first half-minute of this embarrassing slop. And apparently neither could Eddie Vedder, who's not-so-mysteriously absent. Could his absence be for obvious artistic reasons or is he still behind