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sinkingfeeling Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Aug-16-11 02:41 PM
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Bachmann flubs Elvis Presley's birthday
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GOP presidential hopeful Michele Bachmann mistakenly wished Elvis Presley a "happy birthday" today during a campaign event in South Carolina.

Presley -- "The King" to music fans everywhere -- died 34 years ago on this date.

According to CNN's Political Ticker, the Minnesota congresswoman asked everyone at her rally in Spartanburg to wish a "happy birthday" to Presley after she took the stage. She had played his song Promised Land at the event.

Bachmann is a Presley fan, having said during a debate in June in New Hampshire that she keeps Elvis' Christmas music on her iPod.

Presley was born Jan. 8, 1935.

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