Friday 26 October 2012, 12:32 | By

Axl Rose would vote for Obama if he could be bothered

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Axl Rose

Axl Rose has endorsed Barrack Obama for a second term as president of the United States, though he says he probably won’t bother voting because everyone in California agrees with him.

Appearing on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’, the Guns N Roses frontman said: “I’m in California, and it usually leans democratic, and that’s usually where I’m leaning anyway. I’m not helping, but I would lean Democrat. I would lean Obama”.

Democracy at work there. Come on Axl, if California told you to jump of a cliff would you assume that it was going to do it anyway and not bother? Wait, sorry, I’m not sure that works.

Well, whatever, you can go and watch Axl saying those words here, or below you can watch a really terrible ‘unplugged’ version of ‘Welcome To The Jungle’ that Rose delivered at a recent charity concert. It’s hard to choose the worst bit of this video, but I think it’s probably when Axl tries to wiggle…

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