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Asher Roth Clarifies Terrorist Plane Event

Posted By on January 8, 2009

    Asher Roth is clearing up exactly what happened yesterday. As we previously reported, Roth was among several passengers who helped detain a man who made a bomb threat on a flight from Atlanta to L.A. yesterday. Roth went on Hot 97 this morning to talk about exactly what happened.  “Apparently I’m [24's] Jack Bauer,” Roth told DJ Cipha Sounds and Peter Rosenberg. “Really man I had nothing
to do with that. I mean that’s all my dude Chris Llewellyn. The
guitarist/bassist in the band. He held it down dude, he also ripped a
solo on the Carson Daly show. It was a beautiful day for him. He’s a

    “He’s the one who detained the man,” Asher continued. “I didn’t witness it or anything like that. So he heard the ‘help me, help me’ from he back of the plane and he was the first to respond along with a couple of other gentlemen and like pin the dude down. The dude was like ‘I’ve got a bomb, I’ve got a bomb,’ but this is all hearsay. I didn’t get to witness any of it . I’m just happy Chris was there.”