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Sandy concert strikes defiant tone (photos)

Rock legends Bruce Springsteen, left, and Jon Bon Jovi perform during 12-12-12 The Concert for Sandy Relief on Wednesday.
Photographer: The Associated Press
Rock legends Bruce Springsteen, left, and Jon Bon Jovi perform during 12-12-12 The Concert for Sandy Relief on Wednesday.
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NEW YORK (AP) — Call the "12-12-12" benefit show "The Concert for New York City" 2.0. Eleven years after the benefit concert in response to the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks was held at Madison Square Garden, many of the same top musicians came together to raise money for those suffering from Superstorm Sandy, including Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, Billy Joel, The Who, Eric Clapton and Bon Jovi. Those singers set a serious tone Wednesday ...

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December 13, 2012
8:23 a.m.

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It's nice to see some of our great music talent donating their time for a worthy cause, but unfortunately others have to get in on the act: actors, actresses, comedians, models, late-night hosts, politicians; I suppose there's never a better time for free publicity. 'Wow, I was at at the 12-12-12 concert donating my precious time and talent'! What a joke!
What's the tally on donations from all those foreigh countries that we pump billions of dollars into? My guess would be zero.

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