An Illustrated History of Race Relations in America #12


Elvis Presley meets with reporters (1956)

5 comments:

Robert Fiore said...

"You know, you're a hero to most but you don't mean shit to us."
"Well, I can certainly understand that because I'm a straight up racist."

WillyC said...

According to Snopes and my own research, that's just not true.

http://www.snopes.com/music/artists/presley1.asp

Robert Fiore said...

I agree, but there's no joke in it if you tell it that way.

WillyC said...

Well put, sir.

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