Tag Archives: Marilyn Monroe

Eva Herzigova From Bettie to Marilyn

by Sad Man’s Tongue No one can deny the classic images of Bettie Page and Marilyn Monroe as culture icons. These photos of Czech super model Eva Herzigova taken by photographer Ellen Von Unwerth in the 1990s have also become … Continue reading

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Marilyn Monroe Gallery 7 – The Early Years

What a contrast between the very young just starting out Marilyn Monroe from the starlet she became. Here is a series of photos from those early years.

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Happy Birthday Marilyn Monroe (June 1, 1926 – August 5, 1962)

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Marilyn Monroe Gallery 5

As I said in my previous Marilyn Monroe post; If you are like me you know a bit about Marilyn Monroe, and we have all seen the standard photos of here in the poster stores, but I don’t think I … Continue reading

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Marilyn Monroe Gallery 3

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In ‘Reveals All,’ Bettie Page emerges from seclusion to unveil secret past

By Robin Leach, featured writer, Las Vegas Sun She was America’s original and naughtiest pinup queen. Bettie Page, with her saucy stockings and curvy corsets, became the veteran who enjoyed a 50-year career, even though she hid herself from view … Continue reading

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Eve Arnold meets Marylin Monroe via ”I Wanna Be A Pin Up”

by Sad Man’s Tongue Rockabilly Bar & Bistro – Prague We have featured a couple of galleries on Marilyn Monroe, the premise being, for us, photos we had never seen before. That is not to say that others had not, … Continue reading

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Marilyn Monroe – Blonde Bombshell Series Gallery 3

As I said in my previous Marilyn Monroe post; If you are like me you know a bit about Marilyn Monroe, and we have all seen the standard photos of here in the poster stores, but I don’t think I … Continue reading

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Warhol’s Double Elvis (1963) Expected to Fetch $50 Million

By Theimproper, Featured Wrter, The Improper Arts Elvis Presley has been worth more dead than he ever was in his lifetime, but the late pop artist Andy Warhol could send the King of Rock through the stratosphere. A Warhol painting … Continue reading

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Marilyn Monroe Blonde Bombshell Series 2

“I believe that everything happens for a reason. People change so that you can learn to let go, things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they’re right, you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one … Continue reading

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