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A singer at the MLB All Star Game jacked the Canadian anthem to sing “All Lives Matter.”

Photo via Twitter user @chelsea_james
Photo via Twitter user @chelsea_james

Last night’s MLB All-Star Game got more political than anticipated when Canadian vocalist group “The Tenors” changed the lyrics in O, Canada to comment on the recent police shootings. Despite the shootings, both the cops assassinated by Micah Johnson and the killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, one singer belted ALL LIVES MATTER. He even made a little sign:

The singer, Remigio Pereira, was described in an official statement by The Tenors as a “lone wolf” that changed the lyrics to “serve his own political views.” They’ve suspended Pereira indefinitely, giving him some extra time to his other endeavors. If his Facebook page is any indication, this might include pondering the flatness of the earth:

The American League went on to defeat the National League 4-2, though the score is utterly irrelevant because #AllTeamsMatter.

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