After hearing Brits bosses were planning to offer the Sex Pistols a Lifetime Achievement Award, the band’s rebellious frontman Johnny Rotten responded to The Sun. “I don’t want to know. They’re wasting their time — and they’ve been doing that for a long time,” he said. “They think they can just come along and use us. We’re not a prop. We were never anyone’s prop, right. They’re just trying to glean some credibility.” The full story at thesun.co.uk has since been removed.