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Marilyn Manson on Aurora theater shooting, post-Columbine death threats

Tom Murphy's Marilyn Manson interview appears on our music-centric Backbeat blog, but much of the chat deals with news events: the ridiculous ways he was linked to the Columbine shooting, the passing of a certain gonzo pal who made Colorado home, the Aurora theater shooting and more. Click to read "Marilyn Manson on post-Columbine death threats and Hunter S. Thompson being the worst possible father figure in the best way."
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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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