Elvis Alive

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Postby jim sanders » Mon Mar 19, 2007 11:48 am

8) pretty neat how that was put together.... was on PBS last night
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Postby pro70z28 » Mon Mar 19, 2007 12:11 pm

I didn't see the PBS program, but I doubt it was true.
Unless of course they reported that he works at Burger King on Tuesdays, Thursdays & weekends, then they would be correct. :shock: :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Postby Gator » Mon Mar 19, 2007 5:38 pm

:lol: 8) :lol: thankyou very much..thankyou thankyou 8) :roll: :roll:

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Postby WildcatOne » Mon Mar 19, 2007 7:48 pm

I watched it and I have to say I didn't get all fired-up over it...I'd already seen the concert footage a long time ago...the music was great, Elvis was great, but I thought to myself as I watched it, a hologram could have been made of him with today's technology. I would have appreciated the concert a lot more than just playing along with a video...but that's just my take on it. I wanted Elvis out in front of the band instead of a video screen image up behind them is all...the vibe I got was kind of sad. Cheers, WC1

I hesitated to post this because I revere Elvis as the once and forever King. He changed the world. He was the best ever, and like a handful of others, he went out undefeated and untied and became an eternal American cultural icon. I have a velvet painting of him, 50 inches tall, in a place of prominence in my "shrine to bad taste".

"If it hadn't been for Elvis, none of us would have made it."...Buddy Holly
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Postby jim sanders » Tue Mar 20, 2007 4:05 pm

:D yea i know what you mean WC.. a bit cheezy and revolves around money more than anything but i was more into the musicians and the back-up singers than the images on the screen...
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Postby Novel-T » Fri Mar 23, 2007 5:09 pm

When,Susan and I first moved to Langley in 1979 We used to see Elvis alot.Era 1968.He must have lived near us.He would be out shopping"in character".We later learned his name,he is an entertainer

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Postby jim sanders » Fri Mar 23, 2007 5:18 pm

:lol: that is a very confusing post T ?? date wise... :P I never saw Elvis live but my parents did in 1956 here in st.louis.... Dad was/is a big fan.. Mom couldn't stand him.... go figure....
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Postby Billy Mac » Sat Mar 24, 2007 12:45 am

My ex-murder in law saw him in Tampa when she was a kid, and got to exchange hugs with him......He "allegedly" told her/ask her, "Little lady, your heart's goin pitter pat....Why is your heart goin pitter pat?"

I enjoy his music, but wonder how much greater he "would" have been had the "Colonel" handled things differently.........
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Postby Novel-T » Sat Mar 24, 2007 10:29 am

Sorry Doc.What I meant to say.The impersonator was dressed era 1968,black shirt and pants.Like the 1968 television special.As years passed he when to pant suits an glitter.Susan and I saw hime at EXPO86 several times.He is very good

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Postby WildcatOne » Thu Mar 29, 2007 9:17 pm

I saw Elvis the other day. He was in the parking lot at K-Mart, getting into a UFO. Cheers, WC1
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