Is Nothing Sacred?

We’ve all heard the complaints about be-quiffed British crooner Sam Smith’s dirge of a song “Stay With Me” more or less directly ripping off American folk-rock scarecrow Tom Petty’s terrible ode to perseverence”I Won’t Back Down”.

Here’s the video proof:

AV Club

But, the other day, I was eating a bowl of Golden Grahams and noticed even MORE intellectual theft. Check out the similarities between these two tracks:


You can hear it now, can’t you?  I’m youurrr Jean Grey toooniiiight.  Argh, sentinels!

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