The video for Eminem's political song MOSH has been re-edited to give it a
fresh message following George W Bush's Presidential election victory over JOHN
The original cut of the video ended with a shot of an animated Eminem
leading a mob to register to vote, but this has been changed now the election
has taken place.
The video's director, IAN INABA, says, "When MTV saw it, the top brass
there decided to put it on heavy rotation and make it the number one video on
that week. But because (the video) had so much popularity, we had to figure out
how to keep it
going seeing that the voting thing didn't work out so well."
INTERSCOPE, Eminem's record label, agreed to pay for a new 50-second
ending which now features the same mob storming the Capitol during Bush's State
Of The Union address. This leads to a shot of DICK CHENEY suffering a heart
Inaba admits, "There was some back-and-forth with management over whether
this was too strong."