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King Jerry Lawler’s “SlamBurgers” Restaurant and Menu [1976]

Despite what that sign says, Jerry Lawler did not own the SlamBurgers restaurant. “The King” merely gave the real owner the rights to use his likeness and name for a cut of the profits, and the burger shop changed its entire menu to be wrestling based.

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    Man, I didn’t even notice the archaic spelling of “Gibroni” last time I reblogged this. It’s like looking at old...
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    Very cool, never seen this before. Lawler was and still is a major celebrity in the Memphis area so this isn’t...
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    Executive Chef Weedlord Bonerhitler? The Megaemereri would like a word.
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    Lawler.
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    My initial reaction was not “how long ago was this that a 1/4 pound burger could be had for 69 cents” or “why are there...
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    I’ll have five “gibroni” burgers, please.
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    This (all of this) is so Memphis. 5099 Old Summer is now HighPocket’s pool hall and Jack’s Rib Shack. Never been in...
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    So great!
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    The moms were clothes shopping at the Stein Mart down the street. I was too young to be left alone and have nightmare...
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    Slamma
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