Classic Rock Corner

10 Beatles Urban Legends: True Or False?

When you're a band like the Beatles - who first appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show on Feb. 9, 1964, 47 years ago today - tall tales and urban legends spring up all around... mostly because when a band is a worldwide cultural phenomenon, anything can seem possible or even plausible.

Some of the following ten items were just miscommunications, others were deliberate hoaxes, and still others are just nuttier than squirrel doo delusions. Amazingly, some of them are even true!

The answers are after the jump... let's see how you do.

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Jef Rouner is a contributing writer who covers politics, pop culture, social justice, video games, and online behavior. He is often a professional annoyance to the ignorant and hurtful.
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