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September 21st, 2006: Axl Shuts Down San Francisco Heckler
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September 21st, 2006: Axl Shuts Down San Francisco Heckler

Perhaps the wildest thing about Axl's confrontation with a taunting fan during a 2006 show at San Francisco's Warfield Theater was how remarkably mature he was in handling it. When Axl halted the band in the middle of "Sweet Child O' Mine" (just the sixth song of the band's set list), you would half-expect the singer to explode in one of his patented show-ending tantrums. Instead, Axl good-naturedly made fun of the offender and asked him to move along. "Just take it outside," he said. "We're trying to have a good time, and so is everybody else. I'm not really sure what you want." The singer then laughed and added, "If you think you're a bigger asshole than me, you've got something to learn!"

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