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The real Bettie Page reveals herself in new documentary

The real Bettie Page reveals herself in new documentary

Bettie Page was the most popular bondage model in the world when she got an unusual request that foreshadowed the end of her career. Working for 1950s New York erotica legend Irving Klaw, Page had injured a knee during a girl-on-girl wrestling match, and a surgeon suggested the damage was too severe to continue modeling. Recovering in bed, she got a reprieve. “I heard a voice: ‘Bettie, you can straighten it out, you know. Just try it,’” Page recalls. “I knew it was the voice of God.” She kept modeling, but within 18 months, she had disappeared from public view. She remained out of sight for nearly 40 years as the cult of Bettie Page raged without...

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