Annette Funicello

Annette Funicello kisses Mickey Mouse, September 14, 1993 after she received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in California. (Photo credit VINCE BUCCI/AFP/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Annette Funicello Was Genuine ‘Girl Next Door’

If you’ve got an impressionable young girl in your house, maybe this weekend would be a good time to rent an old beach party movie and share the story of a class act in a pop culture that generates precious few of them.