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The PopWatch Confessional (Vol. 48: That thing you said was a gift but totally wasn't edition)

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Girlsjustwant_l_2Last night, Annie Barrett and I had our second conversation about the 1985 movie Girls Just Want to Have Fun, starring Helen Hunt (pictured) and Sarah Jessica Parker. At one point, she mentioned owning the DVD, and then quickly added, “It was a gift.”

Really, Annie? “No. I bought it.”

And that, friends, is how a PopWatch Confessional is born: When was the last time you lied to someone, telling them that a potentially embarrassing entertainment purchase had actually been a present?

You know I won’t judge. I can’t even think of an example because that is how little shame I have.

addCredit(“Girls Just Want to Have Fun: Everett Collection”)