Oddly Enough Blog
Well, they buried Raymond Cornell on Monday, but his daughter Emma wasn’t able to be at the funeral. It’s not that she’s in prison or aboard the Space Shuttle or anything like that. It’s just that she’s a contestant on a TV reality show, and telling her that Dad is dead would have disrupted her shot at stardom.
I want to be part of the jet set crowd. I want to be a VIP
— Claudia, a teenager
Wow. Sort of brings to mind the quote from Leo Bloom, the character in “The Producers,” who confesses, “I want everything I’ve ever seen in the movies!” Welcome to Cannes, where Paris Hilton can be a role model. If you only read one story today, it should be this one: