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Coldplay Takes Aim

7/13/2006 12:29 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Chris Martin: Click to watchAt a press conference in Hong Kong, the band's frontman made both a jab at Vice President Dick Cheney and fueled speculation that Coldplay may go the route of Weezer and disband.

When talking about why they don't get into fights with other bands, Chris Martin spoke out against the second in command, "You know, if you don't like [the music], just listen to something else. We'd much rather have a fight with Dick Cheney, you know - people who really do things that we consider to be bad." The comment brought laughs from the crowd and prompted the moderator to add, "Did everybody hear that?"

Martin seemed to dominate the presser and admitted it could be a while until the world gets new music from the band. "We won't do another album until we think we've written the best songs in history, and that could take a while. So we could be waiting, 20 years or 50 years. Who knows? Our next record seems like a long way away."

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occultjam    

in response to jill and her propensity to watch fox news in order to know what's what: you've got to be effing kidding me. fox news is conservative shite.

2975 days ago
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Gena    

LOL AT ALL YOU DUMB ASS CURMUDGEONS who took him seriously....

and Double LULZ to the obvoius republican Cheney lovers...

I cant tell which ones they are because theyre the ones making personal attacks on Chirs and His band instead of debunking his political theories.

Haters to the left

Coldplay is taking over the world so get used to it and stop being a musical elitist.

Viva la Vida.

1408 days ago
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