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Old 12-25-2017, 06:04 PM
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Betty White Appreciation #5 - She Made Generations Laugh!

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Betty White was born in Oak Park, Illinois, to Christine Tess (Cachikis), a homemaker, and Horace Logan White, a lighting company executive. She is of Danish, Greek, English, and Welsh descent.

Although best known as the devious Sue Ann Nivens on the classic sitcom Mary Tyler Moore (1970) and the ditzy Rose Nylund on The Golden Girls (1985), Betty White had been in television for a long, long time before those two shows, having had her own series, Life with Elizabeth (1952) in 1952. The widow of TV game-show host Allen Ludden, she has been inducted into the Television Hall of Fame and is known for her tireless efforts on behalf of animals.


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Betty was originally cast as Blanch on The Golden Girls.
She is the oldest person to host SNL.
She has been nominated for an Emmy award 20 times.
She was the first woman to win an Emmy for hosting a game show.
She was the only Golden Girl to appear on four shows as the same character.


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Betty White Appreciation #4 - "You Don't Get to be Miss Teen Potato Without Peeling A Few Skins!"
Betty White Appreciation #3 - “Retirement is not in my vocabulary. They aren’t going to get rid of me that way.”
Betty White Appreciation #2 - "I may be a senior, but so what? I'm still hot."
Betty White Appreciation #1 - She's Everyone's Favorite Grandmother!
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Five for fighting for Betty! I am glad we made it to another one. Thanks for the new thread.
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Old 12-26-2017, 08:55 AM
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Old 01-06-2018, 10:44 AM
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Vodka lol

Betty is in Sunday's Parade magazine for those who get it.

If not, here: https://parade.com/634316/samuelmurr...ng-happy-life/

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Betty is 96 today!
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Happy birthday, Betty! She's almost as old as my grandfather, but she sure knows more than my grandfather. He doesn't know his mind.
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Happy birthday, Betty! She's almost as old as my grandfather, but she sure knows more than my grandfather. He doesn't know his mind.
I am sorry to hear that. Yeah, she is still sharp as a tack.
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Thanks.

It's great that she is.
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I can't believe she is 96. That is amazing!
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I can't believe she is 96. That is amazing!
And still going strong!
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I'm glad she's had a great life.
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Poor Betty. lol
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I guess now we just have to say that something is "the greatest thing since Betty White".
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