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Thread #131081   Message #2954597
Posted By: Midchuck
29-Jul-10 - 01:23 PM
Thread Name: Who's THE most over-rated 'legend'?
Subject: RE: Who's THE most over-rated 'legend'?
A recent Times leader wondered why Ringo Starr hadn't got a knighthood. Ringo Starr?!!? I could hardly believe my eyes. I have thought for 47 years that he was, & is, the luckiest man in the world: to have happened to be the at-the-time drummer {& not a particularly talented one as that,...

I read a quote somewhere, to the effect that the Beatles were dying off in inverse order of their musical talent, and, therefore, Ringo might live forever.