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If you could change ONE thing about the Beatles, what would it be?
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Songs, albums, movies, or anything else you care to name.

I'm stuck between these three: 

1. Split The Beatles into two albums.

2. Combine Rubber Soul and Revolver somehow.

3. Leave off the last chorus of "For No One" so the song will end with "You won't forget her." 

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The "a". That way I will always spell Beetle right (when I'm referring to the bug)

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28 November 2010
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MeanMrs.Mustard said:

2. Combine Rubber Soul and Revolver somehow.


I already have. Thanks to my iPod, my favorite Beatles album is Rubbolver.george-martin

If I could change one thing, Brian would not have died when he did. brian-epstein

I get the part about history showing they were relying on him less and less when they stopped touring, but John himself talked about the fact that he knew they were "done for" when Brian passed. I may be way off base here, but can't help thinking he could have held them together longer.

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28 November 2010
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a-hard-days-night-george-4I`ll have to say the breakup,That`s all

John, Paul, George and Ringo= The Beatles

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28 November 2010
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Ringo was more appreaciated, Ringo had less of an inferiority complex, and.. O yeah, Ringo and I were married.a-hard-days-night-ringo-10

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Zig said:

MeanMrs.Mustard said:

2. Combine Rubber Soul and Revolver somehow.


I already have. Thanks to my iPod, my favorite Beatles album is Rubbolver.george-martin

 


Awesome name Zig!

 

I don't think I'd change anything about the Beatles. I know I won't become the most popular if I say I'm glad they broke up when they did. I mean, they broke up when they were the best, and they're still the Best maybe because they stopped when they were young and beautiful.

I might change only one thing : John and Julian relationship. I wish John had been a better father to him.

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Probably their resistance to outsiders to sit in on sessions

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29 November 2010
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Wow! All I thought of was little things, like changing and/or omitting songs and albums. You guys are changing history!

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29 November 2010
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For the sake of their nervous systems, I wish the Jesus comment and the Manila show never happened. I know that's two, but I really can't decide which is worse. Probably the Jesus comment.

"We are all a little weird and life's a little weird, and when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall in mutual weirdness and call it love." — Dr. Seuss

 

 

29 November 2010
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Paul would not be a vegetarian.

I'm Necko.  I'm like Ringo except I wear necklaces.

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29 November 2010
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I'd be in this bed.

 

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Something in the way she moves…..attracts me like a cauliflower…

Bop. Bop, cat bop. Go, Johnny, Go.

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29 November 2010
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I wish that John hadn't become addicted to Heroin.

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Necko said:

Paul would not be a vegetarian.


I'm not trying to start anything, but can I ask why not?
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29 November 2010
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That Brian Epstein hadn't died, and therefore Allen Klein didn't get involved. They might have split anyway, but it would probably have been handled a lot more delicately.

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The color of the helicopter in A Hard Day's Night. It's orange. EWGH.

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mithveaen said:

I'd be in this bed.

 

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OK Missy - I get enough spit takes from skye! Don't you start!

Besides, the topic title says "If you could change ONE thing about the Beatles, what would it be?" She didn't ask "if you could change ONE thing about mithveaen, what would it be?"

**God, I'm still laughing**

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29 November 2010
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mithveaen said: 

 I know I won't become the most popular if I say I'm glad they broke up when they did. I mean, they broke up when they were the best, and they're still the Best maybe because they stopped when they were young and beautiful.


Totally agree, mithveaen!

I've got a few changes in mind, but since the thread topic specifies ONE thing, I'll say that I wish the Beatles had left behind a decent document of those legendarily frenzied Hamburg sets.

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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Never thought of that! Definatively changing to that! Also what does your signature mean?

As if it matters how a man falls down.'

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vonbontee said:

Totally agree, mithveaen!

I've got a few changes in mind, but since the thread topic specifies ONE thing, I'll say that I wish the Beatles had left behind a decent document of those legendarily frenzied Hamburg sets.


Uhhhhhhhhhhhh now we're talking!! To go back in time and see that!! It would be fantastic!!! a-hard-days-night-george-4

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Necko said:

Paul would not be a vegetarian.


But then... there would be no Meat Free Monday!

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