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Best Pin Up of WW II Fall 2011 Tournament

View Poll Results: Who is the Best Pin Up?
Anne Baxter 49 54.44%
Betty Grable 41 45.56%
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Anne gets my vote
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Mine too. I never thought Grable was very pretty.
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Anne it is for moi...!!!!!!!
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Betty and her long legs for me.
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Had to join Team Anne on this one.
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I went with Betty however I have never really been a fan of that famous pin up. There are several better photos IMHO presented in the bio for this contest.
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Anne got mine.
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Anne. The classic photo of Betty is anything but classic. Way to artificial.

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Anne Baxter wins.

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Anne Baxter wins.

So let it written
So let it be done.
Yep. We'll see how she goes now in Round 3!

Farewell, Betty!
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This one was surprising.

I went for Anne Baxter, but figgered Betty would trounce her.

Indeed, Farewell Betty!

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This was a bit of an upset win for Anne- I was expecting Betty to take this one as the sentimental favorite.

During the 1950's, Betty was doing a show in Vegas - at one point during the show, she overheard a woman sitting at one of the tables near the stage mutter "she doesn't look much like she did back then, does she?"

She stopped, turned toward the woman, with her hands planted on her hips and says loud enough for the whole club to hear -

"Lady - who the FUDGE does?" (not exactly "fudge"- it was the other 'F' word)

She almost married Artie Shaw - he was dating her and several other women at the same time; while she was in LA crying on Phil Silver's shoulder he was up in Reno getting married to Lana Turner.
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