Planet Elvis

I’m finding some fun old posts as I search the archives for ones to repost. This article goes back to 2014.

 

If you are a news junkie like me, you’re probably aware of the buzz about this recent New York Times Magazine cover.

 New York Times Magazine Cover

The subtitle is:

The gravitational pull of a possible 2016 campaign is bringing all the old Clinton characters into her orbit.

Well, Elvis has pulled all of us fans into his orbit for over fifty years, so I wondered if there had ever been any reference to Planet Elvis. I went to Google, the Exalted Source of All Knowledge, and did an image search for Planet Elvis. I had to scroll down the results for many pages to find good ones I could use in a post, and here they are now

 

Elvis - Prince from Another Planet

When Elvis gave his four-show block of concerts at Madison Square Garden in June 1972, there were positive reviews all over the media. The most memorable line was in the New York Times, who said about Elvis, “He looked like a prince from another planet.”

 

Planet Elvis - Aloha from Hawaii
I should have known this image would turn up in the search results. The planet is earth, and the satellite is beaming Elvis to all parts of it. This is a good concept for Planet Elvis.

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Elvis Has Left the Planet

I love this T-Shirt. What a clever twist on Al Dvorin’s classic line at the end of Elvis’ 1970s concerts: “Elvis has left the building.” The phrase has since become a popular culture catchphrase, sometimes even a humorous punch line, but this is the best adaptation so far.

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Elvis Left the Planet

You might say this is a variation on the ‘Elvis has left the planet’ idea.

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Elvis on Karaoke Planet

This sounds like fun. Has there ever been a Karaoke party where nobody sang an Elvis song? Hard to imagine.

 

Elvis on Planet Football

I never heard of Planet Football, but I’m glad Elvis lives on it.

 

Planet Elvis Cartoon

Has any celebrity been featured in more cartoons than Elvis? This one is pretty good.

 

Multi Elvis Globe

There is no text at all on this image, so how does Google Images know to make it a result in a search for the words Planet Elvis? Maybe the Exalted Source of All Knowledge is magic, too. To me, it looks more like a fortune teller’s ball than a planet. But, it’s still a nifty image.

 

Painted Elvis - Man on the Moon

The site with this image didn’t have anything much to say about it. Maybe this is the artist’s interpretation of the man on the moon.

 

Elvis and Planets

This is more like it. Here’s my interpretation: Planet Elvis with its moon circling by, earth off in the distance, and a white hot vortex sucking in all the Elvis music. What do you think?

 

Planet Elvis

I wish I could end with a better picture of Planet Elvis.

 

This post started with Hillary wanting to be the President, but Elvis is already the king.

 

That picture of Planet Hillary at the beginning was about politics.  Because I am posting this on Inauguration Day, I had to sneak these two in.

 

Planet Trump

 

Planet Biden

 

However, I can’t end a post with two politicians, so I also found two new Planet Elvis images.

 

 

 

 

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8 responses to “Planet Elvis

  1. Hi Phil,

    i didn’t know where to go on holidays, but now i know!

    Nice future trip to planet Elvis y’all,
    GG

  2. Terri Bekebrede

    I feel like I live on “Planet Elvis” as I listen to my Elvis Radio or my CD’s. His music is always wonderful, but I find it to be very therapeutic during this past crazy year.
    Thank you for your research. I really liked the picture of the pink Cadillac driving to Rock & Roll Heaven. Can you imagine the incredible music concerts going on up there?

  3. Clementine Moriarty

    Enjoyed them all! TY! TYVM!

    • Hi Clementine: I just checked, and you have commented here 89 times. You have been very complimentary and I thank you.

      Phil

  4. U outdid yourself, Mr. Elvis Blogmeister.
    Great job!

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