Who Was More Narcotized When Elvis Met Nixon?

ElVis Presley Shakes hands with President Richard Nixon in 1970. [Photo source: Wikipedia]
[Photo source: Wikipedia]

Talk about a pair to draw to! It’s hard to say who was more delusional, who more narcotized, when Elvis met Richard Mihaus Nixon at the White House on December 21, 1970.

According to the National Security Archive,

Of all the requests made each year to the National Archives for reproductions of photographs and documents, one item has been requested more than any other. That item, more requested than the Bill of Rights or even the Constitution of the United States, is the photograph of Elvis Presley and Richard M. Nixon shaking hands on the occasion of Presley’s visit to the White House.  Read  more.

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