Stick It To The Man...Sort Of
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20 Things Today's Rock Bands Learned From Elvis Presley
6. Stick It To The Man...Sort Of
Elvis was a symbol of late 50s teenage rebellion who inspired kids to break rules. Then he joined the army, setting the template for icons of cool to end up toeing the line. Kind of like Rage Against The Machine being Christmas No.1 or Bowie selling out stadiums.