Being popular gets you everywhere.
Mindy Kaling (Kelly Kapoor from the American show The Office) talks in her book “Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me and Other Concerns” about how she imagined getting award show gift bags with vacations to wildlife reserves and $500 jars of miracle face creams made from human placentas. But since she’s not an A-List actor so in reality she would get stuff like protein bars and socks, and sometimes wouldn’t even be allowed into events.
It’s not that Mindy isn’t a fantastic person – she is. But she’s simply not as popular as the Meryl Streeps and Angelina Jolies of the world. The awards show gift bag preppers and door bouncers have a standard for who they let in and what they give them, based on how popular they are right now and among others at the event.
Click here to read more.