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Posts tagged: Elvis

i12bent:

Elvis had a large cross to bear for our sins, but look at that grin!
Post-Elvis art by Chris Rywalt

i12bent:

Elvis had a large cross to bear for our sins, but look at that grin!

Post-Elvis art by Chris Rywalt

At The Gutter: Dolly vs. Elvis: Why Wait Until You’re Dead?


Screen Editor alex considers Dolly Parton and Elvis Presley.

"Dolly Parton and Elvis Presley. Two cultural icons born a decade apart, both grew up poor in Tennessee and became musical legends. They also both have major tourist attractions dedicated to them – Dollywood and Graceland – but the big difference there is that one of them is still alive and owns part of it. Well, that and the roller coasters. I’m intrigued by the difference between an attraction dedicated to a living person vs a dead one, although I suppose that only applies if you don’t believe any of the Elvis sightings."

Happy Elvis’ Birthday, Everybody!
Nat Finkelstein photograph of Elvis silkscreen from Andy Warhol’s Factory. More at MoMA.

Happy Elvis’ Birthday, Everybody!

Nat Finkelstein photograph of Elvis silkscreen from Andy Warhol’s Factory. More at MoMA.

RIP, Tony Scott.

Happy Birthday, Yvonne Craig!