How accurate will our documentaries about The Beatles be in the year 3126? About as accurate as those absurd documentaries on the "History" Channel, at least going by this short mockumentary, The Beatles: 1000 Years Later. It's even gotten that wildly-inaccurate-documentary background music exactly right.
"Rumours began to speculate that The Beatles would split up. They of course, did not." [Via Kottke.]
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