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Dec 23, 2014

Ginger Spice Wore J.Lo's Famous Green Dress One Month Before She Did

Well, this is awkward.

Everyone in the world remembers Feb. 23, 2000 — the day Jennifer Lopez showed up to the Grammys in this green dress. It's a moment in time that was literally in the back glossy portion of every high school yearbook.

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It was iconic.

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It was revolutionary.

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BUT — did you know that Ginger Spice, real name Geri Halliwell, wore the SAME EXACT DRESS to an awards show in Cannes exactly one month earlier?!?!

Here she is. Jan. 22, 2000. IN THE DRESS.

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WALKING IN THE DRESS.

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Wearing the dress that Jennifer Lopez would silence the world with one month later.

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  1. So, without further ado — and in what might be the most predictable poll yet — who wore it better?

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So, without further ado — and in what might be the most predictable poll yet — who wore it better?
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    Jennifer Lopez
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    Ginger Spice
  1. But also, don't you feel kind of sad for Gingey?

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But also, don't you feel kind of sad for Gingey?
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    Yeah, it's, like, awk and sad!
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    No, I don't care.

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