Morrissey Says Media Won't Admit Marine Le Pen Won French Presidential Debate

Morrissey performs live on stage at O2 Arena on November 29, 2014 in London, United Kingdom  (Photo by Samir Hussein/Redferns via Getty Images)
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Morrissey performs at O2 Arena on Nov. 29, 2014 in London.

The French presidential debate took place on Wednesday, and news outlets have overwhelmingly reported that Emmanuel Macron beat out the far-right National Front candidate Marine Le Pen. Morrissey shared a statement that suggests otherwise.

His keyboardist, Gustavo Manzur, posted Morrissey’s thoughts on the debate to his personal Facebook page:

France will elect their new president on Sunday.

This article was originally published by Stereogum.

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