SOMETHING COMPLETELY DIFFERENT 

SOMETHING COMPLETELY DIFFERENT

Now for some non-Elvis-related news. Last Thursday John Willingham's barbecue restaurant, famed for its charred succulent ribs and complex sauces, was destroyed by a two-alarm fire. More alarming than the actual fire was the number of news stations that broke into regular network programing to report the blaze. Only in Memphis does a burning rib-shack rate the same media treatment as a tornado watch.

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