Brian Hyland – Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini

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A evening pause: From the Saturday Night Beech-Nut Show, July 16, 1960. True, it is lip-sync’d, but the silly innocence of this bygone time makes it absolutely worthwhile. And I think this really does make a good lead-in to Valentine’s Day.

Hat tip Edward Thelen.



  • t-dub

    In spite of all the #Meetoo fervor today, which I have issues with, I found this video chilling . . . and extremely disturbing.

  • Localfluff

    This is all very strange.
    Is this really the origin of this most famous jingle? Very surprising.

  • eddie willers

    One would think a space devoted website would have prefered the great space based record about the a one-eyed, one-horned, flying’ purple people eater who landed around that same time.

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