Alice Cooper smiles gamely for the camera while Colonel Sanders gives a puzzled look

2013-09-09

I can’t imagine how Colonel Sanders could have ended in the same photograph—-or even in the same room—-with Alice Cooper.

Photo via foodergolove

If Colonel Harland David Sanders was still alive today, he would have been 123 years old. His legacy has outlived his mortality. Not surprisingly, more than three decades after his demise, his finger-lickin’ recipe still satisfies us worldwide.

What surprises me is this photo. How could the man who made chicken famous be in the same photograph with a heavy metal rocker who became identified with using guillotines, electric chairs, fake blood, and boa constrictors? Judging from the look on the Colonel’s face however, he was as perplexed as we all are.

Alice, on the other hand, was really steady, and took a sip to prove it.

Photo via annalsofamericus

Like these random vintage and/or pop culture photos? See more articles from the Overly Descriptive Title series in the Lomography Magazine!

written by jillytanrad on 2013-09-09 #analogue-photography #tributes #lifestyle #colonel-sanders #black-and-white #alice-cooper

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