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Betty White Celebrates 91st Birthday with a Slimy Present

Betty White's 91st Birthday Gift: A Boa Constrictor

Originally posted 01/17/2013 10:45AM

Betty White received a very special – albeit very slimy – gift for her 91st birthday.

To mark her Thursday milestone, the Lifeline Program – a company dedicated to life-settlement specialists for which she is a spokesperson – adopted a red-tailed boa from the Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens in her name.

For White, a longtime supporter and ambassador to the zoo, the snake was a familiar face.

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Betty White Felled By Flu, Is 'On the Mend' | Betty White

Betty White Felled By Flu, Is 'On the Mend'

Originally posted 01/11/2013 03:30PM

Get-well wishes are due everybody's favorite TV star Betty White.

"Betty has the flu and is on the mend," her rep tells PEOPLE, though no further details are available.

The news of White's health comes three days after the debut of the second season of her NBC comedy reality series Betty White's Off Their Rockers and less than a week before her 91st birthday next Thursday.

A birthday special has been taped by NBC, but so far no air date has been announced.

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Kim Kardashian Tells Betty White to 'Back Off' – in New Clip | Betty White, Kim Kardashian

Betty White Wants to Share Kim Kardashian's Boyfriend – in New Clip

Originally posted 01/02/2013 08:50AM

Talk about an odd couple.

Kim Kardashian joins Betty White for the veteran actress's NBC series Betty White's Off Their Rockers – premiering Jan. 8 (8 p.m. ET) – for a hilarious comedy bit.

In the routine, while researching her family tree White, 90, discovers that she and Kardashian, 32, are actually related.

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PHOTO: Betty White Does Kim Kardashian's Makeup | Betty White, Kim Kardashian

Kim Kardashian Gets Makeup Tips – from Betty White

Originally posted 12/10/2012 06:00AM

With her own beauty empire and a wardrobe big enough to fill an airplane hangar, is there anything Kim Kardashian doesn't know about clothes and makeup?

Apparently so.

The reality starlet gets some style advice from the one lady perhaps even hotter in popular culture right now than Kardashian is – Betty White – in an upcoming episode of Betty White's Off Their Rockers.

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Betty White Ditches the Cone of Shame – Just in Time for Christmas! | Betty White

Betty White's Dog Ditches His Cone of Shame – Just in Time for Christmas!

Originally posted 12/07/2012 01:00PM

Christmas is going to be very cozy for Betty White and her dog Pontiac – especially since the 7-year-old pooch has been relinquished of his Elizabethan collar, a.k.a. the "cone of shame."

"He had little growths on his leg and he had to have it removed, so he had to wear one of those plastic collars so he wouldn't take his stitches out," White told PEOPLE at Monday's one-year anniversary party for L.A. Love and Leashes, a nonprofit that finds homes for dogs and cats in Los Angeles shelters. "Well, he got it off today and he's a happy Ponty tonight!"

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What's Betty White's Secret to Longevity? | Betty White

Betty White Reveals the Secret to Her Longevity

Originally posted 08/25/2012 02:50PM

At 90 years old, Betty White says she feels "so good and energetic" – but she doesn't owe her health to good habits.

"I should follow better eating health rules," the Hot in Cleveland star admits to PEOPLE. "But hot dogs and Red Vines and potato chips and French fries are my favorite foods."

But White doesn't owe all of her well-being to plain luck.

"I have a two-story house and a very bad memory," she says, jokingly. "I'm up and down those stairs all the time."

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Does It Get Any Cuter? Betty White Meets Bo!

Betty White Meets Bo Obama

Originally posted 06/13/2012 04:00PM

Add Bo Obama to the list of Betty White fans!

The Golden Girl scored some alone time with the First Dog during a visit to Washington, D.C., on Monday, playing with Bo on the White House lawn before meeting his dad, President Barack Obama.

"It was a thrill to be with Mr. Obama," she told the Huffington Post, "but the big thrill was being with Bo."

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PHOTO: Betty White Is 'Impressed' by Her Brand New Wax Figure

Betty White Is 'Impressed' by Her Brand New Wax Figure

Originally posted 06/05/2012 07:30AM

In front of fans screaming, "You're amazing," former Golden Girl Betty White unveiled her very own wax figure at Madame Tussauds Hollywood on Monday.

"The only thing that irks me is they waited until I was 90," the TV legend joked as the crowd chuckled. "A few decades ago would have been swell."

Dressed in a bright pink blazer with perfectly coiffed hair, White matched the color of her replica, which was clad in a hot pink tracksuit.

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Betty White Lovingly Remembers Richard Dawson

Richard Dawson Lovingly Remembered by Betty White

Originally posted 06/04/2012 07:45PM

Betty White has fond memories of the late Richard Dawson, her smooch-happy co-panelist on the long-running competition program Match Game, who died on Saturday night due to complications related to esophageal cancer.

"We used to have such fun," White, 90, gushed to PEOPLE on Monday, right after she unveiled her wax figure at Madame Tussaud's Hollywood.

"Never give celebrities a Crayola and a pad because you get yourself in lots of trouble," added White, referring to Match Game, on which contestants tried to match the celebrities panelists' answers to fill-in-the-blank questions.

Referring to her old pal as "Dickie," White recalled how their antics would "crack us up."

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How Sexy Will Betty White Be in The Client List Finale? | Betty White, Jennifer Love Hewitt

Betty White to Appear in Finale of The Client List

Originally posted 04/26/2012 08:15AM

Betty White and Jennifer Love Hewitt are teaming up for what could be one very happy ending.

The former Golden Girls star is paying a visit to Hewitt's racy Lifetime show, The Client List, about single mom Riley Parks, who works at The Rub of Sugar Land, a day spa in Texas that offers a little more than standard massage therapy.

In the show's season finale, Riley, played by Hewitt, will be left in charge of the spa when her boss goes on vacation.

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