But this week 22 years ago, Marla's 15 minutes of fame came to a crashing end.
If her last name was Bush or that of another top political figure, we would not be having this discussion.
The protesters, who were African-American, were on the flag to protest racial inequality in the United States.
The fallout from her nude pictorial ultimately resulted in rather than face discipline.
The Cubs got the news that ended her career.
The last thing a female guard should want to do is emphasize her femininity not that many of them have a great deal of it; the job attracts a rough crowd, my old friend included.