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I promised to start this today:
It's time to begin The Great Seaming.  Again, if you have made any squares at all for Blankapalooza, please send them.  Even if you only have one, it can be used.

I also promised to celebrate my 1000th post, the new year and the 10th anniversary year of Knitters' Hunk with a contest.  So, you should all know that this box
is waiting to be filled with prizes.  Leave your answers in the Comments section before 8 PM tomorrow.  I'll use a random number generator to choose the winner, numbering the comments in the order they come in.  The question?

WHAT CELEBRITY / CELEBRITIES WERE YOU CRUSHING ON WHEN YOU WERE 17?

I'll start.
Barry Gibb
and
Robert Redford.

Comments

  1. I seem to recall big crushes on Harrison Ford (still love him) and Richard Dean Anderson. Happy New Year!

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  2. 17 was a long time ago... But I'd say Robert Sean Leonard and Josh Charles. :)

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  3. elvis Presley and george Harrison

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  4. Oh gosh. Seventeen: Oh certainly Robert Redford. Also Sean Cassidy and Rod Stewart. Paul Newman. (older man) THis is rather embarassing. :) I had a dream I met Paul Newman at a gas station and I was totally smitten. I had this dream YEARS ago. still like to remember it

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  5. I don't know if they were considered celebrities at the time...but as a swimmer, I always had a thing for swimming stars...Phelps and Lotche were hot when i was 17 and they're still gorgeous now!

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  6. Paul McCartney. Safe for any age but he came out with "Venus and Mars" when I was 17.

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  7. I have no idea. Seriously. I liked a lot of people, but seldom to the point of having a crush ...

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  8. Robert Redford, Paul Newman, David McCallum (remember The Man From Uncle???). Hard to remember that far back. And yes, Bruce Boxleitner for sure!!

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  9. Oh my. Robert Redford, Tom Jones, Paul Newman, and somewhat embarrassingly, David Cassidy. Oh, and Glen Campbell. Those dimples! I was 17 in 1973.

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  10. Harrison Ford! No matter that he's older than my mother.

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  11. Michael Landon from Bonanza and Robert Redford. DANG, I'm old!

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