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...and then they came for Gilligan's Island
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Byker
2020-10-17 23:30:09 UTC
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Jonathan Kay
@jonkay
shows viewers before Gilligan's Island.
https://mobile.twitter.com/jonkay/status/1317244197410320386
Apparently some of the PM's ancestors were featured in blackface on the
show, performing as native headhunters.
Were Peter Sellers still alive, he'd be catching hell from curry-munchers
because of his "brownface" Hrundi Bakshi character:

https://www.popmatters.com/187041-the-party-2495602023.html
Byker
2020-10-18 20:26:11 UTC
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Were Peter Sellers still alive, he'd be catching hell from curry-munchers
https://www.popmatters.com/187041-the-party-2495602023.html
Birdie num num...
I saw the film when it was first released. I never laughed so hard before or
since.

Trivia: Reportedly that was Elvis' favorite movie...

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