Townshend defends himself ahead of Super Bowl show
The Who gave an energetic, acoustic preview of Sunday’s Super
Bowl halftime show, but things turned serious when Pete Townshend
defended himself against critics who say he should not be
The guitarist was arrested in 2003 in Britain as part of a child
pornography sting but later cleared. He accessed a Web site
containing child pornography but said it was for research for his
own campaign against child porn.
That doesn’t satisfy some children’s advocates.
Still, Townshend says: “I kind of feel like we’re all on the
same side, I guess that’s all I can really say.”
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