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Should Davy Jones be on a postage stamp??

Marcia Brady had a crush on him. He was on the Ed Sullivan show on the night of the Beatles first performance, and could shake a  tambourine like nobody's business. 

But should Monkee Davy Jones be honored with a postage stamp featuring his picture?

There's a petiion on the White House website change.org that suggests he be featured on a stamp, not only for his teen  heartthrob status, but also for his love of horses. 

Davy Jones was born in England, but other Brits have been featured on US postage stamps--including Alfred Hitchcock and Bob Hope. Okay, so he hasn't exactly had the same cultural influence as either of those guys, but if Vivian Vance, who played Ethel Mertz on "I Love Lucy,"  can be on a stamp, I don't know why loveable Davy couldn't be on a stamp as well. 

Check out the petition here.

You might also enjoy this different sort of Monkees song, sung by Davy. It's their perspective on groupies!!



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