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Feuds Tom Petty to Bachmann: Quit It Stephen Lovekin / Getty Images

Tom Petty to Bachmann: Quit It

Tom Petty, a liberal? The rocker has issued a cease-and-desist letter to Michele Bachmann, asking her to stop playing his 1977 song, “American Girl,” at campaign events. Previously, Petty had given permission to Hillary Clinton to use the song in 2008. However, he had also denied George W. Bush’s request to use “I Won’t Back Down.”

June 29, 2011 6:35 AM