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Welcome home dad. I know it's going to be a long road to recovery, but you're strong & we'll all be right there with you. Played your favorite..."In My Life" as you were wheeled in & it was go

“When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down ‘happy’. They told me I didn

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3 hours ago, Eileen said:

Is that John Denver with  his hair slicked back … I know it's him near the end?

Yea...I think it is. This was shortly before his passing I believe

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Woa...whut just hap

Ok...that was weird...:blink:...Something popped up on my screen & then disappeared.

John?...

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The John Lennon YouTube channel is awesome.

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ONE MILLION SUBSCRIBERS ON YOUTUBE!
A huge thank you to YOU and to all our John Lennon subscribers on YouTube - from Yoko and family and the teams from The John Lennon Estate, Studio One and Universal Music. We're looking forward to celebrating John's 80th Birthday with you later in the year with loads of surprises! Meanwhile thank you for subscribing, please keep sharing your favourite John Lennon videos with your friends and here's to ten million!

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On 3/19/2020 at 9:43 AM, JustDan said:

"Hey Jude" original hand-written lyrics up for auction in NYC...

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https://nypost.com/2020/03/07/paul-mccartneys-original-hey-jude-lyrics-up-for-auction-in-nyc/

It's been bid up to a cool $160,000.  Here's a link to that page....check it out.  Plenty of awesome Beatles' stuff that you've probably only seen pictures of in the past.

https://www.julienslive.com/m/view-auctions/catalog/id/340?page=5

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And, we have a winner....

https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/mccartneys-hey-jude-lyrics-sell-for-910g-in-online-auction-reports

Handwritten lyrics to one of the Beatles’ best-known songs sold for $910,000 on Friday in an online auction.

The words scribbled on paper by Paul McCartney were among about 250 items of Fab Four memorabilia available via Julien’s Auctions of Los Angeles, according to reports.

“It’s obviously a very iconic song that everyone’s familiar with,” Jason Watkins, music specialist for the auction house, told Reuters. “These handwritten lyrics were used in the studio as a guide when they were recording it.”

Beatles lore says McCartney wrote “Hey Jude” for John Lennon’s son Julian, who was 5 years old when Lennon and first wife Cynthia Lennon were separating.

 

But the “Hey Jude” sale – to an anonymous American buyer – fell short of the $1.2 million paid for John Lennon’s handwritten lyrics to “A Day in the Life,” which were sold in 2010 via Sotheby’s.

Other items available Friday included a Ludwig bass drumhead featuring the Beatles logo that was used in a concert near San Francisco in 1964. It sold for $200,000, City News Service reported.

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Thank you for being the soundtrack to my life, & so many others' lives. Your music has always been my refuge from sadness & darkness, as well as for happy & joyful times. I can't imagine my life without your music in it. 

Fifty Years Later, The Beatles Still Bring Joy

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https://www.cnn.com/2020/04/11/opinions/beatles-50-years-hester/index.html

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just watched the "eight days a week"  film on amazon prime, id forgotten how crazy that time was especially in the states, no wonder they stopped touring, well worth a watch if you havent caught it before like me

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On 4/12/2020 at 4:21 PM, Born To Walk said:

I spent the last few days watching the Anthology DVDs which I hadn't seen for years.

I've never seen them... I have the Anthology CDs, the 3 2CD sets which were UK imports at the time, but the DVDs were just way too expensive.

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