David Cook says some fans’ “behavior … has become disturbing”

American Idol 7 winner David Cook has issues with some creepy loser fans who do creepy loser things like stalk him in hotels.

On his MySpace blog, he writes, “I have to address some behavior that has become disturbing. We pride ourselves on being accessible to you as fans, but in contrast, we do enjoy what little privacy we can muster. To that end, the efforts by some fans to find our hotel rooms, call our hotel rooms, attach things to our bus, etc., is something I have to condemn.” (What the hell are people attaching to his bus? Livestock?)

David warns that “should this behavior continue, the only thing we can do is take more preventative measures to maintain our privacy, which in turn makes us less accessible to you.”

He certainly doesn’t have to apologize for his extremely calm and rational comments, but does so, adding, “I hope this doesn’t come off as harsh. I merely want to nip this in the bud so we can continue to have a great experience with all of you at the shows we have coming up.”

Attention! [MySpace]

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