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Boston Globe
Suit Revived for Veteran Lifeguard, 66, Who Refused to Wear a SpeedoNEW YORK — Roy J. Lester is old enough to remember Annette Funicello in fun-in-
Suit Revived for Veteran Lifeguard, 66, Who Refused to Wear a Speedo
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
NEW YORK — Roy J. Lester is old enough to remember Annette Funicello in fun-in-the-sun-and-sand comedies from 50 years ago, such as “Beach Blanket Bingo” and “Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine.” If later happenings in the 1960s fried your memory,... Read more
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CNN
The tyranny of the fat-free bodySchumer's soft folds of flesh, in contrast, are a reminder that behind every ma
The tyranny of the fat-free body
CNN / Posted 23 days ago
Schumer's soft folds of flesh, in contrast, are a reminder that behind every manufactured image -- from the hourglass of Annette Funicello to the emaciated glamor of Keira Knightley -- is a real human being. Join us on... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
The tyranny of the fat-free bodyWhen I was 14, I wanted to look like Annette Funicello. That was back in 1961.
The tyranny of the fat-free body
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 23 days ago
When I was 14, I wanted to look like Annette Funicello. That was back in 1961. (And if you are going "Who?" right now, think Sandra Dee -- but Italian.) I stuffed my bras with Kleenex, cinched my waist as tight as I could make it, and tried to be as... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
‘Four triangles of nothing’: How the bikini was born 70 years agobeen somewhat subjective, and the bikini’s popularity was growing steadily arou
‘Four triangles of nothing’: How the bikini was born 70 years ago
The Globe and Mail / Posted 24 days ago
been somewhat subjective, and the bikini’s popularity was growing steadily around the world. Walt Disney wouldn’t allow Annette Funicello to wear a bikini until the last instalment of the Bikini Beach movies, according to Kelly Killoren... Read more

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