History Main / ElvisLives

4th Jun '16 5:15:20 AM jormis29
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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Duckman}}'' has Cornfed dealing with a massive surge of business [[BlatantLies coincidentally occurring during a period of time when Duckman is absent from the detective agency]]. He has apparently taken a few spare moments to track down Elvis, whom he tells to go on home, as he can't stay hidden forever. Amusingly, Elvis reappears in a few crowd scenes in episodes set after this one.

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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Duckman}}'' has Cornfed [[HyperCompetentSidekick Cornfed]] dealing with a massive surge of business [[BlatantLies coincidentally occurring during a period of time when Duckman is absent from the detective agency]].agency]] busy in the "The Germ Turns" episode. He has apparently taken a few spare moments to track down Elvis, whom he tells to go on home, as he can't stay hidden forever. Amusingly, Elvis reappears in a few crowd scenes in episodes set after this one.one.
-->'''Cornfed''': Go on Home. You got to do it sometime.
19th May '16 6:08:03 PM erforce
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* ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}'': Once the Ghostbusters become a media sensation, Ray Stanz is seen on a talk show where the host asks him "How is Elvis, and have you seen him lately?". Ray is amused, but sadly, we never hear his answer.

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* ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}'': ''Film/{{Ghostbusters 1984}}'': Once the Ghostbusters become a media sensation, Ray Stanz is seen on a talk show where the host asks him "How is Elvis, and have you seen him lately?". Ray is amused, but sadly, we never hear his answer.
24th Apr '16 9:46:05 PM AnotherEpicFail
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* A throwaway gag in the ''TabletopGame/MageTheAscension'' convention book ''Progenitors'' explains that a common rite of passage among [[MadScientist Progenitor]] students is to [[TheCloningBlues replicate]] a famous figure from history. Of course, the most popular choice is invariably Elvis - meaning that Elvis doesn't just live: he lives and dies over and over and ''over'' again every year.

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* A throwaway gag in the ''TabletopGame/MageTheAscension'' convention book ''Progenitors'' explains that a common rite of passage among [[MadScientist Progenitor]] students is to [[TheCloningBlues [[CloningBlues replicate]] a famous figure from history. Of course, the most popular choice is invariably Elvis - meaning that Elvis doesn't just live: he lives and dies over and over and ''over'' again every year.
24th Apr '16 9:45:33 PM AnotherEpicFail
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* A throwaway gag in the ''TabletopGame/MageTheAscension'' convention book ''Progenitors'' explains that a common rite of passage among [[MadScientist Progenitor]] students is to [[TheCloningBlues replicate]] a famous figure from history. Of course, the most popular choice is invariably Elvis - meaning that Elvis doesn't just live: he lives and dies over and over and ''over'' again every year.
3rd Apr '16 12:54:56 AM MMTrigger
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* Elvis turns 80 in January 2015, which should be noted is more than the life expectancy of an American male born in 1935.

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* Elvis turns turned 80 in January 2015, which should be noted is more than the life expectancy of an American male born in 1935.
24th Mar '16 7:28:30 AM Eddy1215
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* In one episode of ''WesternAnimation/BobbysWorld'', Bobby broke his mother's prized bust of Elvis and blamed it on his brother. In the end, a man who mysteriously looked like the bust told Bobby it was best to tell the truth.
13th Mar '16 11:41:59 AM hoodiecrow
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* This situation actually happened for the American folk rocker, Sixto Rodriguez. He recorded two albums in the [[UselfulNotes/TheSeventies early 1970s]] that got some praise but practically didn't sell domestically, although they did enough briefly in Australia and New Zealand to tour a bit there. However in UsefulNotes/SouthAfrica, those albums sold spectacularly and he was hailed as an equal of Creator/BobDylan. Unfortunately, given the country's international isolation because of its tyrannical UsefulNotes/{{Apartheid}} policies, knowledge of this interest was not known outside of it. Eventually, rumors arose in South Africa that Rodriguez had died on stage in a suicide and his mystique grew even more there. Eventually, some fans tried to find out the circumstances of his death, and after considerable digging, eventually contacted Rodriguez's former manager and were stunned to learn that he was alive and well and living in UsefulNotes/{{Detroit}}. Eventually, they made contact with Rodriguez and invited him to perform in their country. With some reluctance, Rodriguez made the trip and was flabbergasted to be welcomed as a big star with concerts holding 5000+ fans at a time. As he cheerfully quipped to his first audience making his supposedly lost artistic dreams come true after decades, "Thanks for keeping me alive!" These events are covered in the Academy Award winning documentary, ''Film/SearchingForSugarMan''.

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* This situation actually happened for the American folk rocker, Sixto Rodriguez. He recorded two albums in the [[UselfulNotes/TheSeventies early 1970s]] that got some praise but practically didn't sell domestically, although they did enough briefly in Australia and New Zealand to tour a bit there. However in UsefulNotes/SouthAfrica, those albums sold spectacularly and he was hailed as an equal of Creator/BobDylan. Unfortunately, given the country's international isolation because of its tyrannical UsefulNotes/{{Apartheid}} [[UsefulNotes/TheApartheidEra Apartheid]] policies, knowledge of this interest was not known outside of it. Eventually, rumors arose in South Africa that Rodriguez had died on stage in a suicide and his mystique grew even more there. Eventually, some fans tried to find out the circumstances of his death, and after considerable digging, eventually contacted Rodriguez's former manager and were stunned to learn that he was alive and well and living in UsefulNotes/{{Detroit}}. Eventually, they made contact with Rodriguez and invited him to perform in their country. With some reluctance, Rodriguez made the trip and was flabbergasted to be welcomed as a big star with concerts holding 5000+ fans at a time. As he cheerfully quipped to his first audience making his supposedly lost artistic dreams come true after decades, "Thanks for keeping me alive!" These events are covered in the Academy Award winning documentary, ''Film/SearchingForSugarMan''.
28th Feb '16 7:37:52 AM Morgenthaler
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* The 1986 ''Series/TheTwilightZone'' episode "The Once and Future King" has '''the''' most awesomely absurd theory on Elvis - he was a wannabe lame easy-listening singer who was replaced by the high-quality time traveling impersonator who accidentally killed him. Elvis is not dead simply because he never actually existed, just the music: the result of a StableTimeLoop.

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* The 1986 ''Series/TheTwilightZone'' ''Series/TheTwilightZone1985'' episode "The Once and Future King" has '''the''' most awesomely absurd theory on Elvis - he was a wannabe lame easy-listening singer who was replaced by the high-quality time traveling impersonator who accidentally killed him. Elvis is not dead simply because he never actually existed, just the music: the result of a StableTimeLoop.



* In ''Series/LoisAndClark'', Elvis is elected President on the United States in an alternate timeline.

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* In ''Series/LoisAndClark'', ''Series/LoisAndClark'':
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Elvis is elected President on the United States in an alternate timeline.



* In ''Series/MarriedWithChildren'', dedicated an episode around when Peggy believed she met Elvis and telling her story to a club who believe HesJustHiding.

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* In ''Series/MarriedWithChildren'', ''Series/MarriedWithChildren'':
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dedicated an episode around when Peggy believed she met Elvis and telling her story to a club who believe HesJustHiding.
30th Jan '16 8:22:30 AM eroock
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* Defied in Kirsty [=MacColl=]'s ''There's a Guy Works Down the Chip Shop Swears He's Elvis'':

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* Defied in Kirsty [=MacColl=]'s ''There's "There's a Guy Works Down the Chip Shop Swears He's Elvis'':Elvis":


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* Music/KateBush's "King of the Mountain" thematized the rumors around Elvis being alive, the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F8xk_AkeP5c music video]] has headlines like "Sightings of Elvis in Yeti Colony" on {{Spinning Paper}}s.
30th Jan '16 8:13:49 AM eroock
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->''[[AC:I don't care what it says, I never laid a finger on him.]]''

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->''[[AC:I ->''"[[AC:I don't care what it says, I never laid a finger on him.]]'']]"''
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