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Bettie Page Dies  
User currently offlinePacNWjet From United States of America, joined Sep 2000, 980 posts, RR: 0
Posted (7 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 days 19 hours ago) and read 1710 times:

Classic pin-up model Bettie Page passed away December 11. She was the queen of the racy nudie pin-up genre.

Fair use quote from The New York Times:

"Bettie Page, a legendary pinup girl whose photographs in the nude, in bondage and in naughty-but-nice poses appeared in men’s magazines and private stashes across America in the 1950s and set the stage for the sexual revolution of the rebellious ’60s, died Thursday in Los Angeles. She was 85."

The full obituary can be found at:


Rest in peace sweet Bettie.

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User currently offlineWarRI1 From United States of America, joined Sep 2007, 12048 posts, RR: 14
Reply 1, posted (7 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 days 19 hours ago) and read 1691 times:

Quoting PacNWjet (Thread starter):

Ah! yes, I remember her well. The years do fly. I was in the service in those days.

It is better to die on your feet, than live on your knees.
User currently offlineDocLightning From United States of America, joined Nov 2005, 23647 posts, RR: 60
Reply 2, posted (7 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 days 18 hours ago) and read 1671 times:

Aww. A shame.

And for those who claim that sex was never discussed "back in the good ole' days," Ms. Page is the proof you are wrong.

User currently offlineSkyyKat From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (7 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 days 16 hours ago) and read 1642 times:

That is sad....She is one of my girlfriends idols.

User currently offlineFridgmus From United States of America, joined Oct 2006, 1442 posts, RR: 11
Reply 4, posted (7 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 days 8 hours ago) and read 1572 times:
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You were in a class all your own Bettie. You had no peer, Rest In Peace.

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User currently offlineContinental From United States of America, joined Jun 2000, 5557 posts, RR: 15
Reply 5, posted (7 years 4 months 3 weeks 5 days 20 hours ago) and read 1519 times:

What a coincidence! I was at a seminar today discussing nicotine receptors, and one of them was recently named Bettie Page.

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