Dark Bilious Vapors

But how could I deny that I possess these hands and this body, and withal escape being classed with persons in a state of insanity, whose brains are so disordered and clouded by dark bilious vapors....
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01/08/2005: Thought for the Day:

I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to.
--Elvis Presley

Happy Elvismas! [For those of you woefully ignorant of the life of The Most Famous Memphian Of All, today is the birthday of Elvis Presley. So for Elvismas, we'll give you, at no extra charge, another, bonus Thought for the Day.]

If life was fair, Elvis would be alive and all the impersonators would be dead.
--Johnny Carson

Len on 01.08.05 @ 08:26 AM CST


Replies: 5 comments

on Saturday, January 8th, 2005 at 10:05 AM CST, Eric said

... it's good to see that I am not alone in my observance of Elvismas..

on Saturday, January 8th, 2005 at 10:51 AM CST, Len Cleavelin said

How can I avoid Elvismas? If it wasn't for The King, Memphis would be a much, much less interesting place to live (and I say that with tongue only partially in cheek....)

on Sunday, January 9th, 2005 at 5:55 PM CST, cube said

Did you see the picture of Elivs on the commerical appeal? If i loved elvis i would have been pissed, as it was i thought ti was in bad taste

on Sunday, January 9th, 2005 at 6:42 PM CST, Len Cleavelin said

Which one? They had a feature where a whole bunch of artists were asked to draw their conceptions of Elvis at 70.

on Monday, January 10th, 2005 at 1:53 PM CST, cube said

It was the front page on sunday's edition.

I saw the top part though the orange wrapping.

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