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Newswire: Father John Misty eulogizes animatronic bandleader Chuck E. Cheese

Fans of terrifying robot bird women and leering, singing pizza rodents were struck a major blow yesterday, when Chuck E. Cheese announced that its would soon begin phasing out the animatronic house bands that have long been a staple of its restaurant experience. But while a number of folks waxed poetic about the bizarre, soon-to-be-extinct spectacle of celebrating a birthday in the company of jerky, cheerfully singing animatronics, one man—indie rocker Josh “Father John Misty” Tillman—went further, offering up a heartfelt eulogy for “Charles Entertainment Cheese.
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