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    On YouTube there is an interview (below) with Alex and Eddie where they both try to clarify what happened and a reference is made to a press conference backstage where Ed referred to Dave not answering any questions and he stepped in. They briefly show it on the interview but I cannot find it anywhere.

    Does someone have the press conference or provide me where I can locate it?




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    It's not that I don't believe they didn't have "baby steps" conversations with Dave, it's that they, WALKED OUT ON STAGE WITH THE ORIGINAL LEAD SINGER AFTER A DECADE!!

    What did they think people were going to think??

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nostalgia Act View Post
    It's not that I don't believe they didn't have "baby steps" conversations with Dave, it's that they, WALKED OUT ON STAGE WITH THE ORIGINAL LEAD SINGER AFTER A DECADE!!

    What did they think people were going to think??

    That's where they fucked up.
    Dude even Chris Rock was on his feet. It was a big deal.


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    I thought the whole thing was bizzare..even that long ago I seem to recall thinking it would not work out.
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    Lots of potential that year but.....a big clusterfuck instead.
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    While their body language is telling now(to me)...I don't believe I noticed it when I watched it right after it happened. I saw Dave back after a decade.

    Btw, that videos is like 8mm 70's porn grainy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nostalgia Act View Post
    While their body language is telling now(to me)...I don't believe I noticed it when I watched it right after it happened. I saw Dave back after a decade.

    Btw, that videos is like 8mm 70's porn grainy.

    Just thought I'd add that.
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