Happy Birthday Pete Seeger

One of America’s greatest troubadours turns 90 years young today. Here’s his famous censored appearance on The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour show from 1969. Amazing:

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2 Responses to “Happy Birthday Pete Seeger”

  1. jkeeling Says:

    was there a wardrobe malfunction i missed … why the hell was that censored?

  2. christian Says:

    Since this was at the height of Vietnam, a song about troops rebelling against the idiots in charge was seen as rather traitorous by CBS and Nixon/Agnew breathing down their backs. Nixon didn’t like the Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour…talk about a president with priorities.

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