Hartlepool FC pay tribute to unlikely fan Meat Loaf

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Peat Loaf Pete Rossi, 59, was once said to have been locked in a feud with Meat. But he said the dispute was blown out of proportion and there was never any bad blood. The real Meat even rang him "out of the blue" to offer his encouragement. Pete was infamously slapped with a $1million lawsuit by Meat in 2004.
4 months ago·Hartlepool, United Kingdom

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