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Celebrate Jim Morrison's 70th Birthday with Passages from His Paris Notebook

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Jim Morrison's 70th Birthday: Celebrate with Passages from His Paris Notebook

Originally posted 12/08/2013 07:10PM

Sunday would have been Jim Morrison's 70th birthday. And in just 10 short days, you can celebrate Mr. Mojo Risin' by bidding on the last notebook he ever wrote in, though you may want to liquidate some assets ahead of time in preparation.

The marble-bound notebook is being sold by Profiles in History and is expected to fetch between $200-300,000. It contains entries written by Morrison over the few months in 1971 when he was living in Paris detoxing from life with The Doors, shortly before his death at 27 on July 3 of that year.

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Portraits of Elvis, John Lennon, Kurt Cobain and More Rock Stars If They'd Lived to a Ripe Old Age

Portraits of Elvis, John Lennon, Kurt Cobain and More Rock Stars If They'd Lived to a Ripe Old Age

Originally posted 11/19/2013 02:00PM

What would Kurt Cobain look like today? How about Jimi Hendrix? That was the question Sachs Media Group recently asked of photo restoration and manipulation company PhoJoe: The end result is this series of hypothetically-aged portraits of deceased musicians. Enjoy the twinge of nostalgia, then tell us – what do you speculate each of these musicians would be doing right now? Elvis PresleyElvis Presely in the Rocker Heaven Series Photo by: Courtesy Sachs Media GroupIn 2013, Elvis Presley presides over the largest musician-owned eatery chain in the United States, an all-you-can-eat buffet called Hunks & Hunks O' Burnin' Love. Kenny Rogers cries himself to sleep every night, lamenting Kenny Roger's Roasters perennial #2 slot. Also, in this alternate universe, Lisa Marie never married Michael Jackson.

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