An article I wrote called “There’s No Debate: Elvis Is Not Alive” was published in The Committee for Skeptical Inquiry’s December 2009 newsletter. The article can he read here.
Yes or no?
24 Hours: 3 Dilaudid Prescriptions From Dr. Nichopoulos’s book, page 13: DR. NICHOPOULOS: “All I know is when Elvis called me about his tooth hurting this morning, he asked if I could give him something for pain. (No narcotics were in his nighttime sleeping medication.) I didn’t have my bag at home, so I told […]
A few years ago I obtained a copy of Gladys Presley’s death certificate. The cause of death listed in the document is in line with the cause of death reported to the public.
One of the standard “go-to” pieces of evidence the alivers use to prove/support the death hoax is the Lloyds of London insurance policy, which they claim was purchased but never cashed/paid out. Thus, they reason, the insurance policy supports the hoaxed death theory since Elvis and the estate would be guilty of insurance fraud if […]
At some point I hope to post a full analysis and commentary on the OPFOPEN case based on my discussions with the retired FBI agent who initiated and worked undercover on the case. For now, however, there are several key pieces of information to consider, all of which come straight from this FBI agent: 1. […]
I had a very interesting conversation this afternoon with the person who took the Elvis autopsy photos on the evening of August 16, 1977. We discussed where at Baptist Memorial Hospital the photos were taken, what the photos show, the film developing process, and several other topics related to this photographer’s job that day. (Originally […]
Over the years there has been continuing confusion in public resources (books, articles, message boards, etc.) as to the documents relating to Elvis’s death. These documents are the autopsy report, the Medical Examiner’s report, the death certificate, and the Permission for Autopsy form. Below is an overview of the facts pertaining to each, and how […]
Conventional wisdom in the world of Elvis-is-Alive theorizing tells us that Elvis spelled his middle name “Aron” throughout his life, and that Vernon Presley just pulled the double-A spelling (“Aaron”) out of thin air when Elvis died and he used that spelling on the grave marker. So, over all these years, the suspicion by those […]
For as long as alivers have been peddling their wares, one of their go-to pieces of “evidence” has been the story of a man resembling Elvis Presley, but going by the name of “Jon Burrows,” purchasing a ticket to South America (Buenos Aires) at the Memphis International Airport (MIA) on the afternoon of August 16, […]