Teen People caught up with Jessica Simpson and asked her to reveal her most embarrassing moment. “When I went to the White House to meet the president, I was introduced to the Secretary of the Interior, Gale Norton. I said, ‘I really like what you’ve done with the place.’ I had no idea that she was a member of the Cabinet, not an interior decorator!”
Pop Princesses Comment On VMA Dresses
September 3, 2004 – Us Weekly caught up with the women on the red carpet of the MTV Video Music Awards in Miami. Mandy Moore, who wore a Calvin Klein gown, stated: “I try to clean up once in a while.” As for Christina Aguilera’s Roberto Cavalli frock? Aguilera said, “It fits my body to a T!” Jessica Simpson strutted out in what she called a “sexy and chic” Valentino dress while her sister Ashlee Simpson was busting out in a Jennifer Nicholson dress. “It’s like, here they are – you’ve never seen them,” Ashlee said of her cleavage.
Liz Smith On Aguilera And Simpson’s VMA Performances
September 1, 2004 – Syndicated columnist Liz Smith shared her thoughts on Sunday night’s MTV Video Music Awards in Miami. Smith said Christina Aguilera “was part rocking, sexy, soul sister and part ’20s flapper, looks to me like she is ready for a big-time Hollywood musical. What a voice on that girl!” As for Jessica Simpson, Smith said, “She possesses a powerful set of pipes; however, her overwrought performance – superfluous notes, fluttering hands, dramatic facial expressions – gave me the giggles. But her fans adore her, so what do I know?”
USA Today Job For Jessica Simpson?
September 1, 2004 – Jay Leno joked during his Tonight Show monologue on Tuesday night, “Michael Moore was at the Republican Convention, covering it for USA Today. Is that really the most unbiased reporter USA Today could come up with? That’s kind of like sending Jessica Simpson to cover the National Spelling Bee. You’re just not going to get the fair reporting.”
Jessica Simpson Won’t Travel Without Her Teddy Bear
August 26, 2004 – The Enquirer reports that when Jessica Simpson discovered she left behind her beloved teddy bear Oliver after arriving at LAX for a flight to New York, the singer sent the driver back home to get him, rebooked a later flight, sitting patiently in the VIP lounge until her teddy was back in her arms, giving it a huge bear-hug.