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    Paul McCartney Has Recorded A Rap Asking People To Go Vegetarian And Twitter Is A Bit Confused

    Certainly one way to get people talking about your campaign.

    So Paul McCartney has recorded this "rap" calling on people to go vegetarian once a week.

    View this video on YouTube

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    The plea is part of the Meat Free Monday campaign aimed at reducing global emissions by cutting down the amount of meat people consume.

    An urgent call to action from Paul McCartney. Pledge support for #MFMclimatepledge HERE: http://t.co/mPzQW0c7Rg http://t.co/IbPueXdTFO

    Paul McCartney@PaulMcCartney

    An urgent call to action from Paul McCartney. Pledge support for #MFMclimatepledge HERE: http://t.co/mPzQW0c7Rg http://t.co/IbPueXdTFO

    4:16 PM - 18 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    While 800,000 people had signed up to the pledge by the end of the weekend, some on Twitter were slightly disturbed by McCartney's rapping (although we're not sure if it can even be called that), complete with what appears to be a fake Jamaican accent.

    although i heartily endorse meat-free mondays, i denounce Paul McCartney rapping

    ruairí@rubot

    although i heartily endorse meat-free mondays, i denounce Paul McCartney rapping

    11:19 AM - 22 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    I think I'm actually physically scarred by this.... http://t.co/v3q8pzKaBN It's actually beyond parody....

    Ed Bedington@EdtheMeatMan

    I think I'm actually physically scarred by this.... http://t.co/v3q8pzKaBN

    It's actually beyond parody....

    10:45 AM - 22 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    This is quite high up on my list of things that will not, in any way, impact on the amount of meat people consume http://t.co/s1w9IA6epZ

    Steve Hynd@steve4319

    This is quite high up on my list of things that will not, in any way, impact on the amount of meat people consume http://t.co/s1w9IA6epZ

    11:17 AM - 22 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Headline of the day: 'Sir Paul McCartney has recorded a rap song to encourage people to go vegetarian'

    Jessica Vince@Jessie_Vee

    Headline of the day: 'Sir Paul McCartney has recorded a rap song to encourage people to go vegetarian' ??

    11:03 AM - 22 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    If the goal is to put me off my food, well then Guardian headline, you've done it. http://t.co/dKCVJwurp6

    John O'Donovan@johneodonovan

    If the goal is to put me off my food, well then Guardian headline, you've done it. http://t.co/dKCVJwurp6

    11:12 AM - 22 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    I'm almost too scared to watch the video of Paul McCartney rapping to encourage people to go veggie. How bad is it?

    Natasha Hegarty@WordsofTasha

    I'm almost too scared to watch the video of Paul McCartney rapping to encourage people to go veggie. How bad is it?

    11:11 AM - 22 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    800,000 people already signed the #MeatFreeMonday pledge. Not sure if Paul McCartney rap is a help or hindrance http://t.co/zrl6NpsVtf

    Trewin Restorick@TrewinR

    800,000 people already signed the #MeatFreeMonday pledge. Not sure if Paul McCartney rap is a help or hindrance http://t.co/zrl6NpsVtf

    9:00 AM - 22 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Paul McCartney, adopting an 'ethnic' accent to rap about vegetarianism. Why would you want to chew your fist? https://t.co/J9nyD8zBfp

    David Whitley@mrdavidwhitley

    Paul McCartney, adopting an 'ethnic' accent to rap about vegetarianism. Why would you want to chew your fist? https://t.co/J9nyD8zBfp

    4:05 AM - 22 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Night all, I'm off to have nightmares about Paul McCartney doing a rap http://t.co/WiSnF6uZyK

    Rachel Humphreys@rachel_hump

    Night all, I'm off to have nightmares about Paul McCartney doing a rap http://t.co/WiSnF6uZyK

    10:55 PM - 21 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    That video of Paul McCartney "rapping" makes me want to go back to eating meat

    Michael Heming@michaeldh_

    That video of Paul McCartney "rapping" makes me want to go back to eating meat

    11:17 AM - 22 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Maybe stick to the classics next time Sir Paul.

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