Proposed Law: Sing Anthem Correctly or Face Fine

Written by Pat's Papers | Friday, 30 December 2011 10:09 AM


Well, Christina Aguilera would definitely be out $25 bucks. So would Jimmy Hendrix. The Indianapolis Star says a lawmaker has introduced legislation that would set “performance standards” for “The Star Spangled Banner.” Performers both amateur and professional would have to sign a contract before performing the anthem, and if they deviate from the standard lyrics, they face a whopping $25 fine.

SOURCE: Indianapolis Star

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