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(National Park Service)   Let's all celebrate Betty's 100th birthday. No, not that one, but another truly great American   (nps.gov) divider line
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2021-09-22 9:05:22 PM  
That is fantastic, what a wonderful resource she is.
 
2021-09-22 9:06:53 PM  
I'm pretty sure that's Taylor Swift.
 
2021-09-23 5:49:10 AM  
Betty Boo - Let Me Take You There - Top Of The Pops 30-7-92
Youtube QBMGt96yycg
 
2021-09-23 6:05:52 AM  
Fine. I'll do it. "No, it's Becky."
 
2021-09-23 6:25:55 AM  
Hey subby, Betty White called.   She left this message for you:

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2021-09-23 6:45:09 AM  
/liberal who reads more about American history regularly way beyond my high school years.
//*clicks link..watches video...holy fark WHY IS THIS STUFF NOT TAUGHT IN HIGH SCHOOL? SCREW THE CRT DEBATE TEACH THIS!! THIS IS AMAZING!
 
2021-09-23 6:57:11 AM  
I have nothing of the depth of her experiences, but I hope if I'm alive at 84 that I want to go to work for the National Park Service.
 
2021-09-23 7:06:34 AM  
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That's a strange location for her the bikini string on her bottom piece.  I must ponder this further.
 
2021-09-23 7:08:09 AM  
Bettie Page ?

Actually, had she lived longer she'd have been 98.
 
2021-09-23 7:22:49 AM  
Betty was my parents' upstairs neighbour in Richmond, for many years. Lovely lady-- my folks thought the world of her. Both my folks have since died, but I will always remember how much they admired her.

/css
 
2021-09-23 7:37:46 AM  
very cool start to the day sub- what a life.
 
2021-09-23 7:48:43 AM  

HedlessChickn: Why the apostrophe?

Farking Education these days ffs

/old guy
//it is COMPLETELY unnecessary
///Just like me.
//And this post
/I need moar beer


I think it should be, "No, not that one; THIS truly All-American's" (birthday)

Regardless, nice find, Subby.
 
2021-09-23 8:11:40 AM  
Boop?
Page?
Black?
 
2021-09-23 8:29:20 AM  
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2021-09-23 8:49:22 AM  
Its nice to have an article I WANT to read. Awesome lady!
 
2021-09-23 9:06:34 AM  
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2021-09-23 12:25:58 PM  
I remember when she made an appearance on the Arsenio Hall show back in 2013, during a government shutdown (and before his shoe got shut down again).

The video's on Facebook, along with a bunch of other clips from No Time To Waste:

https://m.facebook.com/notimetowastefi​lm/videos/betty-on-the-arsenio-hall-sh​ow-2013/282242539577659/
 
2021-09-23 12:26:01 PM  
Betty Crocker?

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No, I DNRTFA.
 
2021-09-23 1:19:29 PM  
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2021-09-23 1:30:12 PM  
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2021-09-23 3:31:04 PM  
Do you have any idea how many bipoc ppl are also turning 100.  Not a gotdamn peep.
 
2021-09-23 3:35:22 PM  
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