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Michele Bachmann called 'Lyin A-- B----' by Roots

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Denis Leary, Rescue MeRepublican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann visited Jimmy Fallon last night, and though the NBC host was generous and welcoming, the Roots couldn’t resist a musical dig at the conservative congresswomen. As she was introduced to the audience, the band played a 1985 Fishbone song, titled, “Lyin’ A– B—-.” It’s not exactly a tune everyone would know, and the Roots never got further than the “la la la la” refrain that opens the song. But ?uestlove soon tweeted that it was no accident, writing, “aight late night walkon song devotees: you love it when we snark: this next one takes the cake. ask around cause i aint tweeting title.” He then tweeted a link to the Fishbone album’s songlist. Watch the intro below:

NBC has not commented, but Jimmy Fallon tweeted that “@questlove is grounded.”

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