1. THE BOSS

    Springsteen Endorses Obama

    PHILADELPHIA, PA - SEPTEMBER 2: Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band perform at Citizens Bank Park September 2, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  With this concert, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band become the first act to perform in every major live music venue in Philadelphia. (Photo by Jeff Fusco/Getty Images)

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    Bruce Springsteen’s political allegiances have hardly been kept guarded. His most recent album, Wrecking Ball, has a song on it called “We Take Care of Our Own,” and headlined Obama’s inauguration concert. Nonetheless, the Boss had promised to stay out of the current election…until now. The rocker posted an endorsement letter of Barack Obama on his website Wednesday, praising his work repairing the economy, saving the auto industry, protecting women’s rights, and killing Osama bin Laden. "We’re still living through very hard times but justice, equality and real freedom are not always a tide rushing in,” he writes. “They are more often a slow march, inch by inch, day after long day.”

    Read it at BruceSpringsteen.net