Elvis http://nhpr.org en Dead Celebrities On Social Media http://nhpr.org/post/dead-celebrities-social-media <P>Elvis is in the building!&nbsp; Or at least on your smartphone.&nbsp; Despite being laid to rest nearly 35 years ago, the King of Rock n’ Roll still posts on Facebook, and tweets several times a day…here’s a sample: “love me tender, love me sweet, never let me go… hashtag Valentine’s Day deals at Shop Elvis!” &nbsp;The BBC’s <STRONG>Matt Danzico </STRONG>recently <A href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21115578" target=_blank>looked into</A> the social media afterlives of departed celebrities – he lets us in on how they do it.&nbsp;</P> <P> Thu, 31 Jan 2013 18:05:47 +0000 Virginia Prescott 21108 at http://nhpr.org 20 Impersonators Vie for Best Elvis: An Audio Postcard http://nhpr.org/post/20-impersonators-vie-best-elvis-audio-postcard <p>This year, Labor day weekend was a time not just to celebrate workers in America – but to celebrate… <em>Elvis</em>.&nbsp; Crowds of Elvis Fans attended a three day Elvis festival and competition in Manchester, cheering on twenty Elvis Tribute Artists as they vied for #1 – and a chance to go on to compete in the Ultimate Elvis Presley Tribute Artist Contest next August in Memphis, Tennessee. &nbsp;</p> Mon, 03 Sep 2012 21:38:45 +0000 Emily Corwin 12147 at http://nhpr.org 20 Impersonators Vie for Best Elvis: An Audio Postcard