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It’s been a year since a lock of hair brought $35,000 at auction. The four-inch long swatch of hair was snipped from Beatle John Lennon’s head in Hamburg, Germany in 1966 by barber Klaus Baruck. Paul Fraser, a collector of … Continue reading

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John Lennon vs The USA (Review)

To be honest, I probably would never have picked up the book if it dealt with someone other than John Lennon.  However, like any other fan of The Beatles, I couldn’t resist at least checking out Leon Wildes’ new book. … Continue reading

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One of the first times I found validation for my youthful rebelliousness was when I read The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain.  The fictional character had many of the same issues as I did and he had the … Continue reading

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John’s Birthday, Today

What has been left unsaid about John Lennon?  The most imaginative story writer would be hard pressed to come up with a storyline much more amazing than that of Lennon’s. His saga was launched on October 9, 1940. It seems … Continue reading

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Revolution 9

I still remember the day I obtained my very first copy of the album “The Beatles”.  It’s more commonly known as “the white album”.  I was just an eleventh grader with scant money to spend on records.  A double album was … Continue reading

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