Madonna Wants to be Known as a Humanitarian

I’ve seen the headline “Madonna Wants to be Known as a Humanitarian” a couple of times this morning. The juxtaposition of it with this photo at GoogleNews, though, was not only amusing but it captured my thoughts exactly:

Madonna the Humanitarian


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  1. This might explain the whole crucifixion thing in her recent concert tour. I mean its worked before for a great humanitarian.

  2. Anderson says:

    I think someone needs to tell Madonna that “humanitarian” doesn’t mean “someone who has sex with the entire human race.”

  3. Dave Schuler says:

    A good start would be staying out of the spotlight. At least it would alleviate my suffering.

  4. Jose says:

    I truly admire this woman. She sets an example worthy of emulation.