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Pete Townshend: 'I'm a Bit of a Neocon'

8:16 AM, Dec 4, 2012 • By DANIEL HALPER
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Pete Townshend admits, during an interview with ABC's Jonathan Karl, that "I'm a bit of a neocon."

The Who's top guy also says he believed Mitt Romney was going to win the last presidential election. "I thought he was throwing the money in such buckets," Townshend says. "And I thought Obama looked tired--because the hurricane must have come like a sock in the chops. I mean, the actual detail of having to deal with all of that stuff in the middle of a campaign."

"I try to stay away from American politics, I'm a bit of a neocon," Townshend admits, going on to praise America for being the world's police force.  

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