John Lennon

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October 16, 2019 - 5:47 am
“Bye, bye Miss American Pie” – the lyrics in Don McLean’s iconic hit “American Pie” – seem to express a sadness that America was changing and the American Pie was symbolic of something being “as American as apple pie.” That song reflected change in America that is not unlike the change that...
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July 18, 2019 - 6:43 pm
It was on this day in 1974, the U.S. Justice Department under the Nixon Administration ordered that John Lennon be deported. In other words, because the President of the United States disagreed with what John Lennon stood for – they wanted him sent back to the country from which he came. Sound...
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June 03, 2019 - 11:28 am
“Rocketman,” starring Taron Egerton as Elton John, takes you on an insightful journey through the life of the rock icon in a way that is both entertaining and emotional for the audience. From his relationship with his aloof parents to his quest for acceptance, “Rocketman” was a beautiful cinematic...
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November 22, 2016 - 6:33 am
In the years prior to The Beatles’ arrival in America, there were social debates that were beginning to define a new direction for America. These battles pitted the Moral Majority against activists that were fighting for more personal freedoms and equality. As the 1960s began, America’s Moral...
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