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GGN Thread About Nothing #128: American Pie

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Welcome to the TAN, the infamous Thread About Nothing, American Pie edition. Don Mclean's marathon song, an enigmatic American classic recorded and released in 1971, is the subject of this awesome lip dub staged by the town of Grand Rapids, Michigan. The city of Grand Rapids staged this in response to a Newsweek article that stated the city was dying. The late Roger Ebert called this the greatest music video ever made.

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And now, the city of Grand Rapids, Michigan with Don Mclean's American Pie.


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