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Afternoon Delight: Lennon's Poster

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Afternoon Delight is a daily diversion for when you’re just back from lunch, but not quite ready to knuckle down to work. Check back weekdays at 1 p.m. for another one.

John Lennon was inspired to write “Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite” after purchasing a 19th Century circus poster. The poster’s been long gone – until an obsessive Beatles fan’s quest to re-create it.