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16 July 2014
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I remember George saying 'Blimey, he's always talking about “Yesterday”, you'd think he was Beethoven or somebody' - Paul McCartney

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There is a special edition of TV Guide Magazine out right now dedicated to The Beatles.

I just bought a copy at the grocery store.

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I threw some things into the picture a few of you might recognize. Thanks for the mouse pad and cup, Ex Tex.

My handwriting it neater than what you see here. These were some fast notes I jotted down on a bank deposit slip so I wouldn't forget the ideas for the BB. Joe may recognize some of the notes from housekeeping.

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Triple post. Bite me.

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There is now a press release at:

http://thebeatlesliveproject.com

Oh baby...OH Baby...OH BABY!!!paul-mccartney

I need a Handi Wipe and a cigarette.ahdn_paul_02

Hands @Zig a Handi Wipe, and reminds him, "You told us you quit smoking."

Well, someone had to hand him one.

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17 July 2014
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* Genesis Publications is publishing a book by Yoko called Infinite Universe that will come with a limited edition print.

* Examiner article on May Pang's appearance in San Francisco.

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Check out my fan video for Paul's song "Appreciate" at Vimeo or YouTube.

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parlance said

* Genesis Publications is publishing a book by Yoko called Infinite Universe that will come with a limited edition print.

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Wow, and it only costs $1,017.57.

"This Beatles talk bores me to death." --John Lennon
17 July 2014
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Your mouse is well placed.ahdn_paul_06

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To the fountain of perpetual mirth, Let it roll for all its worth.

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Zig said

Your mouse is well placed.ahdn_paul_06

This phrase, devoid of any context, has the kind of whacky ring to it that John Lennon loved. He would have gleefully recorded this sentence, and instructed George Martin to edit it in at the end of "I Am The Walrus." Or, maybe stuck it in "Revolution 9." And Beatles fans would be analyzing the hidden meaning of the phrase for years to come. 

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Great new Rolling Stone interview with Paul.

McLennon followers, take note of the last paragraph.

[x-posted to the Paul interviews thread]

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At Abbey Road on the River, special October edition to welcome Paul to Lexington, Kentucky USA (arotr.com)

"SundayVIP: Peter Asher, Denny Laine, Laurence Juber, and Terry Sylvester conversation and meet and greet"

EDIT: Since this isn't a media event, and I can't totally delete it, but it's really minor, I'm just going to leave it here and not xpost it to beatles news...

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Here are some of George's selfies from rishikesh.

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Another contest to meet Paul - this one for the Candlestick Park concert - via Prizeo to support Aid Still Required.

[x-posted to the Out There thread]

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Beware of sadness. It can hit you. It can hurt you. Make you sore and what is more, that is not what you are here for. - George

Check out my fan video for Paul's song "Appreciate" at Vimeo or YouTube.

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Paul's written a new song for Meat Free Monday, and he's inviting fans to submit images for a video, just like the one for "Save Us."

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Beware of sadness. It can hit you. It can hurt you. Make you sore and what is more, that is not what you are here for. - George

Check out my fan video for Paul's song "Appreciate" at Vimeo or YouTube.

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Oh, the irony.

A tree planted to honor of the memory of the Beatles songwriter George Harrison has been killed by actual beetles. As the Los Angeles Times reports, the living local monument fell victim to an infestation of insects that couldn't be bested. According to Councilman Tom LaBonge, the 10-foot-tall pine planted in 2004 bit the dust only recently, and a new one will be planted in its stead shortly. 

Harrison's last years were spent living in L.A. — he died there at 58 in late 2001, and was cremated at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery. The so-called George Harrison Tree was accompanied by a plaque reading: "In memory of a great humanitarian who touched the world as an artist, a musician and a gardener." It includes a quote from the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi: "For the forest to be green, each tree must be green" 

The plaque (and the forthcoming tree) is located near the city's famous Griffith Observatory. The memorial has one very glowing review on Yelp (with photos), which now reads more as a eulogy to the tree that was:

On the day I was there, many tourists and visitors, in fact, walked right by it without noticing it at all. There is no signage that leads people to the tree, and the memorial plaque is near the ground and out-of-sight. Furthermore, I didn't see any buskers or fans with guitars either playing "Here Comes The Sun," "Something," or "My Sweet Lord" (or any of Harrison's many other well known songs). Instead, with my own private thoughts and reflections, I enjoyed that pine tree in peace just as George, I'm sure, would have wanted it.

 

Comment posted at Facebook: "Here comes the pun." *facepalm*

 

[x-posted to the Fiendish Thingies thread]

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Check out my fan video for Paul's song "Appreciate" at Vimeo or YouTube.

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