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Would you spend over $15,000 for a lock of hair? What about if said lock of hair belonged to rock legend John Lennon? Heritage Auctions is banking that someone will, with a “substantial lock” of the Beatles frontman’s shag up for online bidding in advance of an Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Auction in Dallas February 20. The four-inch lock of hair dates back to 1966, when Lennon cut his infamous mop top for his role as Private Gripweed in the British comedy How I Won the WarRead more

Image: John Lennon.  Image: Courtesy Wikipedia Commons.