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Can we talk about the delicious Jaye P. Morgan? She's going to be 90 on 12/3/2021

Unbelievable how time has flown! She was the it girl and everyone's sexual fantasy especially in the 1970's. Her pussy was being munched 24/7 back then! Yummy!

Let's post gorgeous photos and videos of her. Anyone have some stories on her?

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by Anonymousreply 137October 24, 2021 4:01 AM

Looks like 1975

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by Anonymousreply 1October 13, 2021 5:37 AM


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by Anonymousreply 2October 13, 2021 5:39 AM

When I would see Gong Show reruns I never knew what she was famous for or why she was there.

by Anonymousreply 3October 13, 2021 5:51 AM

With Dr. Teeth

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by Anonymousreply 4October 13, 2021 5:55 AM

The IT Girl? Hardly.

She was on a couple of game shows for a few years, then disappeared.

by Anonymousreply 5October 13, 2021 5:59 AM

She had nice titays

by Anonymousreply 6October 13, 2021 6:06 AM

I used to get her confused with singer Jane Morgan, who's also still with us and is 97 years old. Jane Morgan had a marginally more successful career as a singer and was a replacement Mame on Broadway. She never had to flash her titays to get attention.

by Anonymousreply 7October 13, 2021 6:12 AM

Did anyone have her records?

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by Anonymousreply 8October 13, 2021 6:21 AM

I remember Jaye P. getting bleeped on The Gong Show on more than one occasion.

by Anonymousreply 9October 13, 2021 6:22 AM

Jaye did "Sugar Babies" with Eddie Bracken at the Palace in Cincinnati and no boobs were flashed.

by Anonymousreply 10October 13, 2021 6:24 AM

" I would have eaten her out!"

by Anonymousreply 11October 13, 2021 6:26 AM

R10, Eddie's boobs were too shriveled by that time.

by Anonymousreply 12October 13, 2021 6:26 AM

Strong start to her singing career in the 1950s and then it peters out. She had some laughs along the way. Nice work if you can get it.

by Anonymousreply 13October 13, 2021 6:29 AM

OP, have you been reminded of her by the Jaclyn P. Moore thread?

by Anonymousreply 14October 13, 2021 6:34 AM

She sang to the opening theme to NBC's 1975 three-week wonder Fay, starring DL fave Lee Grant.

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by Anonymousreply 15October 13, 2021 6:39 AM

She seems like she would have been fun

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by Anonymousreply 16October 13, 2021 7:05 AM

The actual video of her flashing everyone on The Gong Show, you can tell at the end that she was beyond wasted. Did she even know where she was?

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by Anonymousreply 17October 13, 2021 10:47 AM

Are you an idiot OP or being sarcastic. The only decade JPMorgan might have been an IT GIRL was the 50s.

by Anonymousreply 18October 13, 2021 10:53 AM

That theme song alone was enough reason to cancel that sitcom.

by Anonymousreply 19October 13, 2021 10:58 AM

The Gong Show, the most bizarre half hour on 70s TV (and that is saying a lot) was the first and last place I’d heard of this woman.

by Anonymousreply 20October 13, 2021 11:00 AM

The anti-talent shows of the more recent decades.

by Anonymousreply 21October 13, 2021 1:26 PM

Her quip, "You know, that's the way I started" in this clip made me love her.

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by Anonymousreply 22October 13, 2021 1:55 PM

I didn't know much about her other than her Gong Show stuff....but she did a record in 1975 with then-new producer David Foster and it was re-issued a few years ago to a lot of critical acclaim.

Lots of then-contemporary sounds, and a cover of "Can't Hide Love" done before Earth Wind and Fire's version.

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by Anonymousreply 23October 13, 2021 2:15 PM

Sorry, 1976.

by Anonymousreply 24October 13, 2021 2:15 PM

Closet Man, where she croons acceptance to a gay man in the closet, from that album is a classic.

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by Anonymousreply 25October 13, 2021 3:13 PM

I always liked her and prefer her recording of "A Song for You" even to Leon Russell's.

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by Anonymousreply 26October 13, 2021 3:21 PM

Dusty covered Closet Man and I guess the producer stole shamelessly from Jaye P's version.

Dusty's is a bit less of a sort of "tropical" sound and a bit more straight (no pun intended) disco, but otherwise it's very similar.

by Anonymousreply 27October 13, 2021 3:30 PM

Everyone who talks about how terrible current culture is needs to watch some Gong Show clips.

They were hitting Gene Gene in the head for "entertainment value," for fuck's sake.

by Anonymousreply 28October 13, 2021 3:32 PM

[quote]Everyone who talks about how terrible current culture is needs to watch some Gong Show clips.

Yeah, but its was intended to be awful.

by Anonymousreply 29October 13, 2021 3:46 PM

She did a lot of dinner theater (as did Jane Morgan). She was busy in the 70s.

by Anonymousreply 30October 13, 2021 3:48 PM

We’re going to need a Jaye P Morgan / Jane Morgan Venn Diagram.

by Anonymousreply 31October 13, 2021 4:01 PM

I NEVER did dinner theater in the '70s.

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by Anonymousreply 32October 13, 2021 4:09 PM

Jaye P. Morgone

by Anonymousreply 33October 13, 2021 4:14 PM

[quote]The only decade JPMorgan might have been an IT GIRL was the 50s.

I was NEVER an It Girl! Or any kind of girl!

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by Anonymousreply 34October 13, 2021 4:20 PM

Person to Person

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by Anonymousreply 35October 13, 2021 4:26 PM

I was a youngster when I watched the Gong Show back in the 1970's, I did not think she was attractive. Now I look at her pics, and I do think she is pretty. She was wild on the Gong Show.

by Anonymousreply 36October 13, 2021 4:33 PM

Loved her on TGS…Cheryl Lynn got her start on this show. But Jaye’s raunchy humor was the cure for what ailed me back then.

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by Anonymousreply 38October 13, 2021 4:37 PM

[quote]Dancer Danny Lockin, who had played Barnaby in the film Hello Dolly!, was murdered hours after winning the show taped August 21, 1977.

[quote]On the night of August 21, 1977, Lockin went to a gay bar in Garden Grove, California.He left the bar with a slight, 34-year-old unemployed medical clerk, Charles Leslie Hopkins (who already had a police record, and was on probation at the time). Several hours later, Hopkins called police to say that a man had entered his apartment and tried to rob him. Upon arrival, police found Lockin's body on the floor of Hopkins' apartment. He had been stabbed 100 times, and bled to death. His body had also been mutilated after death. Hopkins claimed he had no idea how the dead body got in his apartment. He was arrested immediately.

Hopkins only got four years for the murder.

by Anonymousreply 39October 13, 2021 4:42 PM

I cannot believe how not terrible that Jaye P. Morgan disco album is. Holy crap! Thanks for posting!!

by Anonymousreply 40October 13, 2021 5:05 PM


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by Anonymousreply 41October 13, 2021 5:15 PM

who knew Jaye P. had so much going on???

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by Anonymousreply 42October 13, 2021 5:17 PM

One of her biggest hits.

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by Anonymousreply 43October 13, 2021 5:18 PM

Yummy pussy!

by Anonymousreply 44October 13, 2021 5:18 PM

[Quote] OP, have you been reminded of her by the Jaclyn P. Moore thread?

No. Sorry.

by Anonymousreply 45October 13, 2021 5:20 PM
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by Anonymousreply 46October 13, 2021 5:23 PM

She was so versatile!

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by Anonymousreply 47October 13, 2021 5:30 PM

She got fired from Tge Gong Shos for twice flashing her tits on camera.

by Anonymousreply 48October 13, 2021 5:50 PM

The Gong Show

by Anonymousreply 49October 13, 2021 5:50 PM

[quote]She got fired from Tge Gong Shos for twice flashing her tits on camera.

Being too crass for The Gong Show is quite an achievement.

by Anonymousreply 50October 13, 2021 5:53 PM

She really didn't have much of a voice.

by Anonymousreply 51October 13, 2021 5:55 PM

[quote] r32 I NEVER did dinner theater in the '70s.

And BUCK never would have done dinner theater in the 70s!

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by Anonymousreply 52October 13, 2021 6:03 PM

Great interview

recent enough she mentions Jacob Collier

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by Anonymousreply 53October 13, 2021 6:03 PM

She was fun......and her recordings are great. RCA Victor didn't sign up losers!

by Anonymousreply 54October 13, 2021 6:08 PM

She looked like Ellen Burstyn, more as she aged.

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by Anonymousreply 55October 13, 2021 6:10 PM

Slightly flat interview shortly after she retired…

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by Anonymousreply 56October 13, 2021 6:12 PM

I know it should be cancelled........but please don't make me get rid of my 1960 Jaye P Morgan DOWN SOUTH Lp..... please DL!

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by Anonymousreply 57October 13, 2021 6:13 PM

Her skin is flawless in the photo at r56. So Madonna. So young.

by Anonymousreply 58October 13, 2021 6:15 PM

R57 the positioning of the rifles and the cannon balls is suspicious.

by Anonymousreply 59October 13, 2021 6:17 PM

From r53 interview:

AM: There are clips of you on ‘My Three Sons’ and ‘The Odd Couple.’ Do you remember filming those shows?

JPM: Yes I do. I remember Tony Randall being full of drama.

AM: I’ve heard many stories about him being difficult.

JPM: Oh, he was a pain in the ass...but not with me. I would have slammed him anyway. I didn’t care.

by Anonymousreply 60October 13, 2021 6:26 PM

No, r59, it's subliminal.

by Anonymousreply 61October 13, 2021 6:30 PM

My Three Sons

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by Anonymousreply 62October 13, 2021 6:32 PM

Delish, r62!

by Anonymousreply 63October 13, 2021 6:46 PM

a less controversial album cover for Jaye P's Ken Burns phase.....

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by Anonymousreply 64October 13, 2021 7:00 PM

The obligatory *sultry* cover

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by Anonymousreply 65October 13, 2021 7:02 PM

Jaye's cover was no bowl of cherries.

by Anonymousreply 66October 13, 2021 7:04 PM

The Jaye P "disco" album is truly "not terrible" as someone said above! LOL

I love it. It's not earth shattering but for a 45 year old that started off being the downmarket version of Doris and Dinah (herself a downmarket version of many), she comes across as one cool lady.

by Anonymousreply 67October 13, 2021 7:09 PM

i just purchased this online / i'll get back with a consumer report in a week or two....was Jaye P. in the Kaye Ballard documentary from 2 years ago?

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by Anonymousreply 68October 13, 2021 7:25 PM

When I saw her on the Gong Show, I didn't know a lot of things about Jaye P Morgan.

I didn't know she was a singer

I didn't know she was a Gold Star Lesbian

by Anonymousreply 69October 13, 2021 7:35 PM

[Quote] I didn't know she was a Gold Star Lesbian

Oh yes! She was the shiniest of gold! Her labia's were legendary in the business!

by Anonymousreply 70October 13, 2021 7:38 PM

Apparently R70 doesn't understand modern terminology

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by Anonymousreply 71October 13, 2021 7:40 PM

I think the Gong Show paid its guest judges in cocaine.

by Anonymousreply 72October 13, 2021 7:43 PM

Apparently r71 doesn't understand what DL in the business Lesbians like. DUH!

by Anonymousreply 73October 13, 2021 7:44 PM

If she wrote the truth I bet she could produce a heck of a good entertainment insider book

by Anonymousreply 74October 13, 2021 7:45 PM

I wonder if Jaye and Dusty ever bumped uglies?

They were both kinda butch, though.

by Anonymousreply 75October 13, 2021 8:01 PM

I didn't know kids' bicycles had ape hanger handlebars in the 1930s.

by Anonymousreply 76October 13, 2021 8:09 PM

Checking google the only place I see remarks Jaye P was a lesbian link back to datalounge.

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by Anonymousreply 77October 13, 2021 8:14 PM

[quote]Jaye P. Morgone

"The [good, non-stabby] Juice"

by Anonymousreply 78October 13, 2021 8:15 PM

OMG that was fucking awesome at r77

by Anonymousreply 79October 13, 2021 9:05 PM

She made an album with Kaye Ballard?

Seriously lesbian.

by Anonymousreply 80October 13, 2021 9:11 PM

Her appearance on "The Odd Couple" was a classic.

Also featuring DL fave Elinor Donahue.

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by Anonymousreply 81October 13, 2021 9:26 PM

She loved to strip naked on stage and in porn tv shows.

by Anonymousreply 82October 13, 2021 9:33 PM

She's no John Pierpont Morgan.

by Anonymousreply 83October 13, 2021 9:37 PM

This is one of my favorites

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by Anonymousreply 84October 13, 2021 9:41 PM

What’s so awesome about flashing your tits? She spent like 10 minutes unbuttoning her shirt. Seemed like a lot of work just to flash boobies to strangers for a second.

by Anonymousreply 85October 13, 2021 9:51 PM

Is she a lesbian? I remember her from the chat shows in the 70’s dressed like Gloria Steinem and hippie glasses.

by Anonymousreply 86October 13, 2021 10:00 PM

she is the lezziest lez that ever lezzed

by Anonymousreply 87October 13, 2021 10:53 PM

Her singing is not as good as I expected. But I still like her. She was always being raunchy and she was hysterical.

I think that they should reboot the show.

by Anonymousreply 88October 13, 2021 10:53 PM

Lana Cantrell might object, r87...

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by Anonymousreply 89October 13, 2021 10:58 PM

Never heard of this cunt

by Anonymousreply 90October 13, 2021 11:19 PM

Jaye P could and would kick you in the fucking teeth.

by Anonymousreply 91October 13, 2021 11:23 PM

Yes Indeed...

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by Anonymousreply 92October 13, 2021 11:25 PM

Who is this cunt?

by Anonymousreply 93October 13, 2021 11:30 PM

[Quote] Who is this cunt?

A delicious one that's you, cunt!

by Anonymousreply 94October 14, 2021 12:17 AM

A great lineup!

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by Anonymousreply 95October 14, 2021 12:25 AM

No seriously who is this cunt? Was she like Farrah Fawcett back in the old-timey days?

by Anonymousreply 96October 14, 2021 12:32 AM

Yes, r96.

by Anonymousreply 97October 14, 2021 12:35 AM

She was the new-timey Sophie Tucker.

by Anonymousreply 98October 14, 2021 12:38 AM

Today Jaye P. Morgan would be a rapper name.

by Anonymousreply 99October 14, 2021 12:38 AM

R96, She was a moderately successful singer in the 1950s who reinvented herself in the 1970s as a crass attention-seeker who wasn't nearly as funny as she thought she was. Sort of like Brett Somers, except Brett never flashed her boobs.

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by Anonymousreply 101October 14, 2021 12:44 AM

Was she popular? What was the Gong Show? That sounds like cultural appropriation, and also racist.

by Anonymousreply 102October 14, 2021 12:49 AM


by Anonymousreply 103October 14, 2021 12:59 AM

r102 in the **Why did we start letting Russians into our country?** thread:

"Why did we start letting Muslims into our country?

They have been enemies of the US forever, and then all of a sudden, we started letting them come here.

Since then, they've spied, lied, connived, cheated, and scammed their way into American society. And of course the largest terrorist attack in US history.

The only reason I can think of, is because they're not white.

If they were any other group of people in this world, they would have been banned because of their disgusting-ness. It's white guilt liberals and cultural relativists that have allowed this.

Muslims are filth and trash. They don't belong here.

Yet watch any news show, and they getting into this country in record numbers.

No wonder Trump won."

by Anonymousreply 104October 14, 2021 1:13 AM

I like her disco album

by Anonymousreply 105October 14, 2021 1:16 AM

Just you...

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by Anonymousreply 106October 14, 2021 1:20 AM

Such a bop!

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by Anonymousreply 107October 14, 2021 12:59 PM

This makes me want to get in a convertible and just cruise in the sun!

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by Anonymousreply 108October 14, 2021 1:48 PM

This album of Jaye P's is the discovery of the year. Amazing.

by Anonymousreply 109October 14, 2021 3:07 PM

I actually like it. It’s not any worse than any of the disco music of the era. If you appreciate the genre, it’s pretty good. Closet Man is so bad it’s good.

by Anonymousreply 110October 14, 2021 3:11 PM

Her cover of “Can’t Hide Love” sounds a lot like DL fave Dionne Warwick’s version. Small wonder-produced by Jay Graydon.

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by Anonymousreply 111October 14, 2021 3:12 PM

I'm R23 and am very happy several of you found her disco(ish) album to be as delightful as I did.

by Anonymousreply 112October 14, 2021 3:16 PM

She's featured in Ariana Grande's upcoming beauty campaign launch.

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by Anonymousreply 113October 14, 2021 3:50 PM

The Gong Show is cultural appropriation!

by Anonymousreply 114October 14, 2021 3:55 PM

As a trans Asian, I agree! I’m literally shaking.

by Anonymousreply 115October 14, 2021 3:57 PM

The 70s had some odd celebrities.

by Anonymousreply 116October 14, 2021 4:08 PM

Harris has said that he borrowed some elements of his show from “Showtime at the Apollo” Amateur Night.

by Anonymousreply 117October 14, 2021 4:48 PM

Barris not Harris…damned autocorrect.

by Anonymousreply 118October 14, 2021 4:48 PM

Oh m'dear r116, those '70s folk had nothing on the reality show celebs.

by Anonymousreply 119October 14, 2021 4:51 PM

Just really odd people who never would've been famous in any other decade. Helen Reddy, Toni Tennile, a lot of others. Must've been all the drugs.

by Anonymousreply 120October 14, 2021 4:52 PM

[quote]Just really odd people who never would've been famous in any other decade. Helen Reddy, Toni Tennile, a lot of others. Must've been all the drugs.

I've always said that the drugs are the only possible explanation for the hideous fashions of the '70s.

by Anonymousreply 121October 14, 2021 5:02 PM

R120: You can say that in any decade. For example, Clifton Webb would have been out of place in the 70s (gay in plain sight in the wrong way). Liberace wouldn't have had a career now. His museum closed up pretty quickly.

by Anonymousreply 122October 14, 2021 5:03 PM

The 1950s frauen loved Liberace. It was definitely a different era.

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by Anonymousreply 124October 14, 2021 7:56 PM

And they loved Manilow and Clay Aiken, r123.

by Anonymousreply 125October 14, 2021 9:24 PM

She's working that wedge haircut and those hoops. Love it. I only knew her from the Gong Show and had no idea that the bulk of her career was in the 50s as a chanteuse. The 70s album is a treasure, one of David Foster's first big projects. His career took off, but this album went nowhere. Her voice was perfect for that music. I wish she would have had a real comeback. She reinvented herself for the era.

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by Anonymousreply 127October 15, 2021 5:24 PM

If you look at the clip when she flashes her titties, you see her sitting with Chuck while the credits were running. She wasn’t smiling. And neither was Chuck.

by Anonymousreply 128October 15, 2021 6:25 PM

I just streamed her 1976 David Foster produced album. It is good shit.

by Anonymousreply 129October 16, 2021 9:07 PM

From R38:

[quote]Jaye P. Morgan appears in a 1958 Art Ford Jazz Party. She is backed up by a trio with Lionel Hampton on vibes,

Question: Is the vibraphone still a viable musical instrument?

by Anonymousreply 130October 16, 2021 9:25 PM

Didn't she date Johnny Carson?

by Anonymousreply 131October 16, 2021 9:32 PM

Could have, R131. Johnny liked dating lesbians, he had major crushes on a few...

by Anonymousreply 132October 16, 2021 9:34 PM

From a 1981 NYT article . . .

"Her reputation as a bleep queen developed with Mr. Carson on 'The Tonight Show.' 'Johnny is very raunchy,' Miss Morgan said appreciatively. 'We used to send each other the filthiest telegrams and get them delivered because we cast them in unusual words. It was fun to put anything over on any network. You have to make them worry constantly.'"

by Anonymousreply 133October 16, 2021 9:40 PM

Speaking of Jaye P. & Johnny, here they are together, beginning at 7:38:56, from a December 1972 Tonight show from New York.

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by Anonymousreply 134October 24, 2021 12:58 AM

She looks like Jane Fonda in KLute in that wig, R134

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by Anonymousreply 135October 24, 2021 2:33 AM

Did she ever show her beaver?

by Anonymousreply 136October 24, 2021 2:34 AM

Full bush!

by Anonymousreply 137October 24, 2021 4:01 AM
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