“Live Earth” in Australia: No Snoop Dogg Pollution

More trouble for Al Gore’s “Live Earth” seven-continent concert series to promote carbon depletion. Concert headliner Snoop Dogg, the convicted felon and rapper who celebrates gang violence and sexual degredation of women, has been blocked from entering Australia.

Snoop Dogg has been barred from entering Australia after failing a “character test,” Immigration Minister Kevin Andrews said on Thursday, according to a Reuters report. Snoop’s visa was canceled after he pleaded no contest to gun and drug charges in the United States earlier this month. “He doesn’t seem the sort of bloke we want in this country,” Andrews told a local radio station. Snoop was scheduled to attend the MTV Australia Video Music Awards on Sunday. …

Well, there’s always Antarctica.