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Dempseys' promoter Rollin Riggs sent us this photo of his group's recent gig with the Prez and Prime Minister Koizumi of Japan. Koizumi stepped to the mic and sang an Elvis tune. The president recorded the event for national security reasons and tapped the Dempseys' phones and bank records.

This picture also raises the quesion of whether heads of state get together before joint appearances to discuss how they'll dress: "Today, I'm going with an open-collared dress shirt and slacks. I'm rolling the sleeves up two turns."

"Cool. Me too."

For a slightly more accurate description of the event, go here.

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