It’s been a while since I watched Late Night. I see I’ll have to start watching again! The above video is Exhibit A for all those who wonder if a sense of humor is actually that important.
The answer is: Yes! It’s absolutely important! I could think of a million different ways she could have turned that grilling into some of the best PR she’s ever had – except she’d have had to laugh at herself and stop pretending that 5 days in jail with a mysterious medical condition has now converted her into Mother Theresa v. 2.0.
On the upside, at least there wasn’t any more crazy talk about going to Rwanda.
She apparently broke down in tears backstage and her people told Letterman that she’d never darken his doors again. Oh, no! Poor Dave, whatever will he do now? To be on the Paris Hilton blacklist! Oh, the horror! It’s the beginning of the end! Sniff.