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Green Day's 'American Idiot' Is Climbing the Charts in The UK for Exactly the Reason You Think

By Mark LoProto

At some point, it gets tiresome being the laughing stock of the whole world. Or, at the very least, being led by the laughing stock of the whole world. In the latest global anti-Trump campaign, the British have set up a warm welcome for the U.S. President to go along with the giant inflatable Trump baby set to soar over London upon his arrival.

On Thursday, Trump will arrive in the United Kingdom following a NATO summit in Belgium, and UK protesters have found a unique way to welcome him. They’re trying to push Green Day’s 2004 song “American Idiot” to the top of the charts.