Morrissey has expressed outrage at the inclusion of "mad Irish" singers who have received New Years honours over the years and says he's much more deserving, according to BreakingNews.ie.
While admitting that his choice of song titles (The Queen Is Dead) might render his own chances of receiving an OBE or MBE slim to non-existent, the singer objected to some of those named in the 2007 list..
"Just look at who has been honoured already," he said. "Mad Irish singer Daniel O'Donnell has an MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) and obese Jamie Oliver has an OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire)."
On second thoughts Mozzer, slagging off the competition probably won't endear you any more.
Who do you think should be honoured? Tell us what you think.
10:12 AM | 02/01/2007
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