commanding general of the Seventh Army, presented Lieutenant Murphy with the Medal of Honor. Ever hear a crowd of people over the age of ten cheer a rainbow? The Germans had started their preliminary barrage. The seed was planted more than three years ago on the day the 2014 Springsteen tour of Australia and NZ was announced. Much of that refreshment got sprayed into the air at the count-off for "Working on the Highway a hip-swaying olive branch for Aussies bemused by the previous rarities. But an hour or so in, there was no mistaking the chorus of "Bruuuuce" that greeted our man as he stood solo, center stage, acoustic guitar at the ready. "Death to My Hometown" spread the band across the stage like a holy noise army, Bruce once again spitting the line "No dictators were crowned" like a bug had just flown into his mouth. Good, then on your drive home, if you see a spare kangaroo, I want you to pull over by the side of the road, get out of your car, and tell them you've just seen" you know the rest.