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Greg Schwem: I don't want Maroon 5 at my little girl's wedding

At the risk of sounding like a curmudgeon, I have a message for all superstar rock groups fronted by charismatic lead singers who are thinking about crashing my daughter's wedding.

Back off.

This announcement became necessary after I watched the viral video for Maroon 5's new single, "Sugar," featuring the band invading nuptials all over Los Angeles on a single day in December and performing the song in front of shocked newlyweds and their equally shocked guests. Maroon 5 was busy that day; I counted seven crashed weddings in the video and I may have missed a few. After a while, weddings tend to look alike, except the ones that wind up on "America's Funniest...