Last week, a man named Brett Cohen caused an Internet hububaloo when he hired a bunch of people to act as his entourage and walked around Times Square, just like a famous person. Exactly like a famous person, actually, because you know how you always see Andrew Garfield or those kids from The Hunger Games just chilling outside of Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. for hours, letting random people photograph them. Ugh, celebrities are the worst.
No, well, Mr. Cohen is actually more “the worst,” for thinking that duping a bunch of tourists and then putting the video online counted as some sort of statement on today’s celeb-obsessed culture.
But wait! The Observer received a correspondence from a gentleman named Thomas Cramer, a member of Chill Hill Media, who wants to claim ‘The Worst’ title for himself and his crew. Mr. Cramer says that he did this fake celeb stunt long before Mr. Cohen, and that the latter directly ripped off his idea. Read More