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Franz Ferdinand lead singer supports the return of the Parthenon Marbles

Alex Kapranos [1], lead singer of the band Franz Ferdinand [2] has spoken out in his Twitter [3] feed on his support for the return of the Elgin Marbles to Greece.

alkapranos [4]

Just discovered my father follows me on this thing. Hi Dad. Good luck getting your marbles back.
10:37 PM Feb 1st from web

alkapranos [5]

Now he’s retired he spends his time campaigning to have the Parthenon Marbles returned to Greece where they were stolen from.
10:43 PM Feb 1st from web

alkapranos [6]

Stolen by a Scot – a descendent of Robert The Bruce – then sold to the English for £30K.
10:47 PM Feb 1st from web

alkapranos [7]

British Museum always trots out the same old patronising crap about how they look after them in a way the savages in Greece never could.
10:50 PM Feb 1st from web