That’s what Paris Hilton wants to do. After Senator John McCain used her in one of his ads criticizing Senator Barack Obama, Paris decided to strike back.
Paris for president – and she’s gunning for McCain
By RUPERT CORNWELL
Hold the presses: Feather-brained celebrity may not be so feather-brained after all. The socialite Paris Hilton has now mocked John McCain with a retaliatory “campaign ad” – and it could just be funnier than its inspiration, the Republican presidential candidate’s spot likening his rival Barack Obama to herself and her fellow denizen of the gossip columns, Britney Spears.
Never one to miss a chance for publicity, Hilton delivered her response in a clip posted on the humorous website FunnyorDie.com, billed as “An Ad for The Paris Hilton Presidential Campaign.” It kicks off with a photo of McCain among pictures of the “Golden Girls,” the bickering blue-rinse heroines of a TV sitcom from the ’80s, followed by images of the Crypt Keeper from Tales from the Crypt, and of Yoda, the wise and ancient Jedi Master from the Star Wars movies.
Like the McCain ad, Paris’ offering opens with a narrator. The original describes Obama as “the biggest celebrity in the world.” In the Hilton comeback, McCain is dubbed “the oldest celebrity in the world.” At which point enter the lady herself, reclining in a skimpy swimsuit on a white beach chair.
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I’m not a fan of Paris Hilton. She’s a grade D celebrity who’s been too overexposed by the media. But I have to admit the video is funny. You can check out the video at Funny or Die.com.