Caught some of the TCM showing of Gone with the Wind!

Thirty-six years ago I attended high school with one of the world's biggest know-it-alls named Jim.  He would insist on such things as, for instance, Randolph Mantooth's family were all circus performers.  You could repeat till you were blue in the face that they were pipeline construction workers but he just wouldn't have it.

One of his favorite tropes was that everyone in Gone with the Wind was dead.  It didn't matter how often or insistently I flat-out contradicted and disagreed with this fallacy.  For Olivia de Havilland's July 1 100th birthday, I want to say one thing: