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Sakes alive! Ginger Grant is 75!

Can this be true? The movie star stranded on Gilligan's Island with the Professor and Mary Ann (and the rest) is 75 years old? It's a fact!  Tina Louise turns 75 years old today..unless of course she lied on her resume and is really older. Most people I know fancied Mary Anne more..with her girl-next-door Kansas charm and her ability to make coconut cream pies without a cow in sight.  But I know a lot of people were hot for Ginger Grant...even if they don't want to admit it. (As for me, I wouldn't have minded the Professor giving me an algebra lesson or two...) Which brings me to this question..what's your favorite Ginger Grant moment? I've got to vote for this one...from the episode where the band the Mosquitoes visit the island, and the gals put together their own singing group. Their costumes are fantastic..and wasn't it lucky they happened to pack their honey bee brooches for a 3-hour tour? For your viewing and listening pleasure....may I present, the Honey Bees.

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02/11/2009 7:24AM
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02/11/2009 11:16AM
Donna
I also liked that episode except Mrs. Howell just sucks! Looks as if she missed rehearsal that day. I too loved that show and hate to admit it but when that show was on, that was all there was to watch. How many people remember it being on at night?
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