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You meet someone famous that you like. How do you react?

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Punk Walrus

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 11:50 am

I am not that famous, but have a few acquaintances that are. It always strikes me as odd how the people that come up to them (and know them) have the following assumptions:

– That they will pose for a picture
– That they will sign something
– That they won’t mind either, even if eating, talking with someone, or with their kids
– They will read your manuscript
– If they don’t, they are a total douchebag

Also, conversations tend to be the same things. "What was your inspiration for…?" or "Do you remember when you… That was AWESOME!" I don’t know many people who have a face on the screen (big or small), but I know a lot of authors, some who have the patience of a saint. I can’t imaging how mega-stars do it with well-known faces. People like Lady Gaga and Elton John, with all their costumes and makeup, could probably get away with dressing like a normal Joe Schmo and go around town unnoticed, but not Steve Wozniak. It’s this weird thing people have that if you’re famous, you’re public domain without the needs of a normal human. Like you can grab, touch, pull, and just start blabbing to them unlike you might to a total stranger. How many of you have had someone come up to you and start pulling at your hair, "Oh my God, is that real?" I have seen that happen to dozens of celebrities.

What I have gotten into the habit of doing is:
– Ask myself, "if this person were a total stranger, would I act the same?"
– "Do I need to interact with them?" If no, then I won’t.
– "What about what they want to talk about?" Man, everyone probably asks George Takei about Star Trek, but never, "what kind of soda did you like as a kid?" or "What do you usually do when you’re in DC?" or half the questions in the Ars Lounge.

I was curious how someone would react if they met someone famous that they like (if you like no one, and are not impressed by any fame, and in fact think famous people are beneath you, I am in awe that you’re that cool and smooth and emo and junk).

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 11:55 am

When I met No Doubt…I said hi. Posed for a picture (was at a meet & greet so it was part of the package.)

In short I was bashful and lame. It’d be worse if it weren’t a staged thing as I’d be in shock on top of awkward.

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 11:55 am

That’s the cost of fame.

I’ve met a number of famous people and behaved anywhere from bashful to complete jackass.

My most recent brush with fame was randomly running into Peter Tork on Summer St. in Boston — and recognizing him. He was impressed with my recognizing him.

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 11:56 am

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I was curious how someone would react if they met someone famous that they like

I sat right behind Michael J Fox on the Acela one time. He was with his wife, kids, and entourage.

When they got off in NYC, the transit cops had to do a special disembarking procedure for them, so they wouldn’t be mobbed. During the period, he was standing right next to me (sitting I was almost looking him straight in the eye…he’s tiny)

Anyway, he had that look on his face like "please, get me out of here." I just gave him a wink and a nod, and he smiled back like, "thanks for not making a big deal out of this."

Also, his wife is *smokin* hot.

Also also, he seemed like a great dad, he told his little girl to stop bouncing in her seat because it might bother my wife.

One time, my wife and I were out to dinner, and all of a sudden she starts showing this photo on her iPhone to a bunch of friends. She had recently been in seattle, and while out to dinner, met Ryan Stiles. Her business partner and her talked to him (yes, he was out to dinner himself) and he agreed to go outside so they could take a picture with him. He must be pretty cool. I was miffed that not only did she bother him, but didn’t even tell me about it.

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 11:58 am

Kidnap them, force them to write a book for me, then break their legs when they try to escape?

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 11:58 am

Judging from previous experience, I will say "hi <person-of-interest>" and shake hands. Sometimes I ask for an autograph; but only if I have the necessary tools with me and only if its not an inconvenience. For example, I once saw a celebrity out with their wife and children, and while I did say hello, I left them alone for family time. I try to be as courteous as possible.

EDIT: I should also point out that I am a born and raised midwesterner; we generally try to treat everyone like that. Except in the car in rush hour, of course. ;)

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 11:59 am

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I just gave him a wink and a nod, and he smiled back like, "thanks for not making a big deal out of this."

That’s how many a porno begin. Or end.

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 12:00 pm

HydraShok wrote:
Judging from previous experience, I will say "hi <person-of-interest>" and shake hands. Sometimes I ask for an autograph; but only if I have the necessary tools with me and only if its not an inconvenience. For example, I once saw a celebrity out with their wife and children, and while I did say hello, I left them alone for family time. I try to be as courteous as possible.

Who was the celebrity?

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 12:01 pm

Go to Dragon*Con… the crowd is self-policing so the talent doesn’t get mobbed when they walk around in the crowds. I’ve said ‘hi’ or waved at a whole bunch of different famous people. Sometimes, they ride elevators up and down with you, too. Or stand in line beside you at the food court or hotel registration or stand next to you at the urinals in the bathrooms ;)

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 12:04 pm

Hi Mr Hawking, My dad got to meet Einstein so I though it was cool that I got to meet you. How long have you been in gangsta rap anyway?

No real interest in actually meeting the guy other than for the "dad got to meet Einstein" angle.

Joe Kittenger? I’d like to beer with him.

Actors and singers? I couldn’t care less.

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 12:07 pm

Punk Walrus wrote:
People like Lady Gaga and Elton John, with all their costumes and makeup, could probably get away with dressing like a normal Joe Schmo and go around town unnoticed, but not Steve Wozniak.

Come on man, Woz? He’s more recognizable than Elton John? Steve Jobs, sure, so long as he’s got on that black mock turtleneck. Woz probably gets recognized as Ben or Jerry before as himself.

On topic – I’ve avoided famous people because I don’t want to meet my heroes. I like the image I have of them and don’t want to risk ruining it. Famous people I don’t care about, I ignore because I’m sure they get enough crap from people that adore them.

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 12:09 pm

I was in Disney quite a few years ago, and was eating dinner, and right next to us was Drew Carey (right after he got lasik, and had blond hair, no one recognized him).

I looked at him, said "Hi, how are you, Drew?" and kept eating. He turns around and goes "wait, you don’t want a picture or anything?" I said "Na, you’re eating and enjoying your vacation."

We struck up a short convo after that. He was one of the most awesome people I’ve ever met. Very genuine, polite person.

That’s my cool "famous person" story.

I tend to respect people’s privacy. Beneath the famousness they’re just people trying to live normal lives (unless they’re aching for attention *cough* Lindsay Lohan, Paris Hilton, etc…*cough*). I might say something, but most of the time, I’ll just be polite about it.

I’ve heard Zachary Levi, Adam Baldwin and Nathan Fillion are awesome to meet in person too. As in, some have mentioned they’ll actually buy you beers, or talk to you, etc… if you just bump into them and don’t rush them or try to grab their attention or anything.

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 12:09 pm

It sounds like you’re asking how we’d react if we met someone famous that we liked in an everyday context (e.g. we see them sitting in a restaurant with their family or run into them in an elevator).

In that case, I’d say hi. If the situation presented itself, I might tell them that I was a big fan. If they encouraged further conversation that’d be great, if not I’d let them go back to what they were doing. If they were in the middle of something (like the aforementioned hypothetical dinner-with-their-family), I’d leave them the hell alone.

I’ve met a lot of "small famous" people (mostly bands), but never any huge stars. I smoked pot with the drummer from The Why Store (he was friends of the roommate of the bassist from my best friend’s first band), called a cab for Brian Vander Ark (he was staying at the hotel I worked at) and had an extensive drunken conversation with various members of Quiet Riot when they were way past their prime and my friend’s band opened for them at an Indy 500 party here several years ago.

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 12:26 pm

I’ve worked in theater, so I’ve met several famous actors (Christopher Walken, Christopher Lloyd, F. Murray Abraham, Claire Bloom, and Steve Martin, among others). But it was always in a professional capacity, or at an opening night party (which really aren’t parties if you’re staff).

Out on the street, if I saw someone famous and we made eye contact, I’d nod, or say ‘hello,’ but not much more than that. I don’t want to intrude.

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 12:28 pm

In public? It’s happened a few times, and I’ve always just left them alone. It would seem kind of rude to do otherwise.

At a private function where you’re supposed to meet them? Well duh. If a Prince offers a handshake and says "How do you do?" you best be shaking it and saying "Absolutely spiffing, Your Highness", yesh? ;)

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 12:29 pm

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In public? It’s happened a few times, and I’ve always just left them alone. It would seem kind of rude to do otherwise.

At a private function where you’re supposed to meet them? Well duh. If a Prince offers a handshake and says "How do you do?" you best be shaking it and saying "Absolutely spiffing, Your Highness", yesh? ;)

You’re supposed to show him your boil, and tell him how much it hurts when inflamed like that.

I *guarantee* he’d remember you after that. :p

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 12:30 pm

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Fawn on them to the point of making them uncomfortable, of course. ;)

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 12:32 pm

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It sounds like you’re asking how we’d react if we met someone famous that we liked in an everyday context (e.g. we see them sitting in a restaurant with their family or run into them in an elevator).

OK. Better question: "You meet someone famous that you like Mike Patton. How do you react?"

As if I didn’t know the answer. ;)

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 12:42 pm

Oh yeah, almost forgot. When I was about 19, I met Fred Gwynn (Mr. Munster) while he was filming the movie "Disorganized Crime" in the small town I was living in in Montana. I lived right across the street from the courthouse, and they were doing a scene, and he was standing literally right on the sidewalk in front of my apartment. I introduced myself and shook his hand. I’m not a small guy (I’m 6’4" and a the time weighed about 245). He *dwarfed* me…and his hand was OMGXBOXHUEG. In reality, I think he was only an inch or so taller than me, but he had an enormous presence. (Part of that being that his head was also OMGXBOXHUEG)

He was very nice guy, we talked for a few minutes and then he had to work, so I went back up to my apartment and watched them film for awhile. (boring as hell, really).

Oh, I also ruined a shot in that movie by riding my bike across the road right behind the camera/car tow setup, and looking at the camera. The director or whoever it was yelled at me. I flipped him off and kept riding.

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 12:42 pm

There is exactly one actor I’d have to interrupt, and thank him for his role in a movie. Everybody else I’d probably be too shy to talk to. I’d probably just furtively glance in their direction, and act giddy to my friends.

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 12:42 pm

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The Sam wrote:
It sounds like you’re asking how we’d react if we met someone famous that we liked in an everyday context (e.g. we see them sitting in a restaurant with their family or run into them in an elevator).

OK. Better question: "You meet someone famous that you like Mike Patton. How do you react?"

As if I didn’t know the answer. ;)

I know the answer to this one! The Sam ruins his manpanties. :D

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 12:51 pm

Frennzy wrote:
masterminded wrote:
The Sam wrote:
It sounds like you’re asking how we’d react if we met someone famous that we liked in an everyday context (e.g. we see them sitting in a restaurant with their family or run into them in an elevator).

OK. Better question: "You meet someone famous that you like Mike Patton. How do you react?"

As if I didn’t know the answer. ;)

I know the answer to this one! The Sam ruins his manpanties. :D

As awesome as it would be, I almost hope I never meet Mike Patton. I consider myself his biggest fan, and I don’t know that rationality would prevail. I’d be all gushy and ask for his autograph and probably try to hug him. He’s notoriously uncomfortable with celebrity, so I can only assume he wouldn’t like that much and would probably have security escort me out of the building.

Then he’d be my favorite singer but I’d be his least-favorite fan. That would make me sad in my pants :(

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 1:01 pm

Well…

Next weekend I will be going to my 20th high-school reunion and there will be 3 actors there who have had varying success in Hollywood in attendance. 1 was mostly Broadway (Miss Saigon) and L&O:SVU (you know, one of the techs in the beginning, though he and his wife were showcased on Steve Thomas’ show on the Green Network); 1 had parts in Miss Congeiniality, Austin Powers, and one other that I forgot, and the third is a regular in that crappy comedy with Chevy Chase that’s on TV now unless it’s been cancelled and was also in that Thea Leoni comedy with another guy I went to high school with but he comitted suicide in Vegas and was discovered by Andy Dick. Bummer.

I was good friends with two of them, the third can go stick his head in an oven. Shall I stalk them? Shall I say things that make them uncomfortable? Should I make them pose with Ars gear?

–Mike

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 1:05 pm

I’ve met a few actors on the streets of NYC and here in Montclair. I tried to be causal. One of them struck up a conversation as a result.

Alternatively, I’m all like :eyebrow: :eyebrow: ‘sup?

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 1:12 pm

Usually I start a dance fight. If they win, I leave them alone. If I win…well, I’ve never won.

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 1:18 pm

I don’t really understand fannish behavior. The urge to obtain proof that you’ve been in proximity to a particular accumulation of fame phlogiston confuses me, attempts to employ that evidence to boost one’s social standing or validate one’s ego doubly so.

It strikes me as akin to sports fans attempting to derive a sense of victory and accomplishment by rooting for their team. At some level, I see where they’re coming from, but I see even the middle of the bell curve of fan behavior as excessive or unwarranted.

I’ve met a few people who I admire or whose work I particularly appreciate. Beyond expressing that appreciation I don’t have anything to offer them in a casual interaction. I certainly wouldn’t make additional demands of their time for the sake of … whatever the point of celebrity photos/autographs/anecdotes is.

For a lot of the artists or performers that I like, I’m happier not interacting with then as human beings. I enjoy their work. If they’re awesome people as well I’ll still like their work; if they’re irrational, foolish, or just generally assholes, I’ll have lost some of the enjoyment that I might otherwise have derived from their work in the future.

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 1:27 pm

I’ll say hi, shake their hand (if they’re willing), and walk off. That usually gets their attention more than the person with a life-sized portait of them on someone’s ass cheeks. Had a nice quick conversation with Burt Reynolds because of my skilled tactics. :p

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 1:27 pm

I’ve met a few.

I don’t have much interest in the whole celeb culture thing, on the other hand I’m the most sociable misanthropic hermit you’ll ever meet, so I tend to say something "hello, I like x that you’ve done" and leave it at that. I’m not interested in photos, autographs, or interrupting someone’s dinner.

In a previous job doing VIP phone support at a limo company, I talked to a lot of celebrities on the phone, but it was a professional situation. Most were pretty pleasant, even in some stressful situations.

I even called Bo Derek at her home once, and managed to restrain myself from mentioning her place in my youthful sexual fantasies…

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 1:32 pm

IME, celebrities who you don’t fawn over like you the most.

I remember 10+ years ago while helping at a concert finding out that the really nice lady I had chatted with was Shania Twain. Back then I didn’t know who she was (I’m no fan of country music) and was only there as a favor to a guest singer in the opening act. It was pretty obvious that she was very appreciative that I didn’t treat her like a celebrity. (Unbeknownst to her, it was because I had no idea she was a celebrity.)

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 1:32 pm

The Sam wrote:
Frennzy wrote:
masterminded wrote:
The Sam wrote:
It sounds like you’re asking how we’d react if we met someone famous that we liked in an everyday context (e.g. we see them sitting in a restaurant with their family or run into them in an elevator).

OK. Better question: "You meet someone famous that you like Mike Patton. How do you react?"

As if I didn’t know the answer. ;)

I know the answer to this one! The Sam ruins his manpanties. :D

As awesome as it would be, I almost hope I never meet Mike Patton. I consider myself his biggest fan, and I don’t know that rationality would prevail. I’d be all gushy and ask for his autograph and probably try to hug him. He’s notoriously uncomfortable with celebrity, so I can only assume he wouldn’t like that much and would probably have security escort me out of the building.

Then he’d be my favorite singer but I’d be his least-favorite fan. That would make me sad in my pants :(

My interaction with Mike Patton involves him tossing a dixie cup of beer into the crowd at a Mr. Bungle show at The Metro in Chicago which proceeded to land directly on my head. I took this as a good omen and much merriment was had by all.

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I’ve generally tried to keep my cool and act like they’re just a regular person.

I was once at a party with Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman. I didn’t make any effort to approach or talk with them.

Sat a few rows back from Mr. T at a baseball game. Really wanted to accost him and say something stupid but resisted the temptation and didn’t say anything.

Kiefer Sutherland filmed a movie in my building. Didn’t say anything.

Lots of run-ins with mid-level famous indie-rock types.

Found myself backstage before a Soundgard/Faith No More show and had dinner with the bands. Sat next to the FNM keyboard player. We talked a bit about bands we liked but mostly I talked with my friends and he with his.

Was working in a Mexican restaurant and had Sonic Youth and all their crew come in for dinner. Thurston Moore from Sonic Youth initiated a conversation with me and we shot the shit for a couple minutes about the local music scene. He put me on the guest-list.

Met Henry Rollins on the street at 2am while I was tripping on mushrooms. I got in his face a bit and asked him some semi-obnoxious questions. His answers were actually quite thoughtful and interesting and we ended up talking for about 10 minutes. He’s shorter than I thought. When I saw Black Flag about 5 years earlier he looked 10 feet tall…

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 1:46 pm

I’d probably nod and/or say hi depending on the situation, but leave it at that. katespace once ran into John Malkovich at the drug store. She just nodded. He just nodded. She figured he’s just trying to buy some vitamins, why bug the man?

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loser wrote:
The Sam wrote:
Frennzy wrote:
masterminded wrote:
The Sam wrote:
It sounds like you’re asking how we’d react if we met someone famous that we liked in an everyday context (e.g. we see them sitting in a restaurant with their family or run into them in an elevator).

OK. Better question: "You meet someone famous that you like Mike Patton. How do you react?"

As if I didn’t know the answer. ;)

I know the answer to this one! The Sam ruins his manpanties. :D

As awesome as it would be, I almost hope I never meet Mike Patton. I consider myself his biggest fan, and I don’t know that rationality would prevail. I’d be all gushy and ask for his autograph and probably try to hug him. He’s notoriously uncomfortable with celebrity, so I can only assume he wouldn’t like that much and would probably have security escort me out of the building.

Then he’d be my favorite singer but I’d be his least-favorite fan. That would make me sad in my pants :(

My interaction with Mike Patton involves him tossing a dixie cup of beer into the crowd at a Mr. Bungle show at The Metro in Chicago which proceeded to land directly on my head. I took this as a good omen and much merriment was had by all.

That reminds me of one of my favourite celeb interactions. Lemmy from Motorhead gave me the finger.

Motorhead is opening for Slayer (coincidentally same venue where I met Faith No More backstage…). Lemmy announces that the next song will be a slow one. I yell out "Stone Dead Forever", a slow song fom one of their early albums. He looks right at me. And says "No, not that one" while giving me the finger. My friends were duly impressed, and slightly Jealous, that Lemmy gave me the finger.

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 1:54 pm

I doubt I’d say or do anything. Mostly because if the roles were reverse, I’d much like to be left the fuck alone.

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 1:54 pm

Twiggy Ramirez hit me in the head with a green disposable Bic lighter that had "BOY TOY" written across it in what appeared to be either sparkly marker or glitter on glue. I think it had landed up on stage from the crowd and he whipped it back out, inadvertently hitting me on the head.

Not a direct interaction, but a fun story nonetheless. I think this was ~1997 or so.

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 1:55 pm

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My most recent brush with fame was randomly running into Peter Tork on Summer St. in Boston — and recognizing him. He was impressed with my recognizing him.

Win. I’d have asked him what the inspiration for the movie title "Head" was. (no I probably wouldn’t unless I had a few beers with him first, but it would be fun.)

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Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2010 1:56 pm

The Sam wrote:
Frennzy wrote:
masterminded wrote:
The Sam wrote:
It sounds like you’re asking how we’d react if we met someone famous that we liked in an everyday context (e.g. we see them sitting in a restaurant with their family or run into them in an elevator).

OK. Better question: "You meet someone famous that you like Mike Patton. How do you react?"

As if I didn’t know the answer. ;)

I know the answer to this one! The Sam ruins his manpanties. :D

As awesome as it would be, I almost hope I never meet Mike Patton. I consider myself his biggest fan, and I don’t know that rationality would prevail. I’d be all gushy and ask for his autograph and probably try to hug him. He’s notoriously uncomfortable with celebrity, so I can only assume he wouldn’t like that much and would probably have security escort me out of the building.

Then he’d be my favorite singer but I’d be his least-favorite fan. That would make me sad in my pants :(

Like I said, ruin your manpanties. :D

I got to shake Dexter (The Offspring) Holland’s hand once. It was after the last show of their first major tour, when they encouraged everyone to rush the stage. Hundreds of us overran security, and started a huge pit on stage with them. The drummer got kinda pissed because people were bumping into his kit, and he started telling everyone to stage dive (There was no one left on the floor).

The music stopped, most of the people cleared out, and I took the opportunity to walk up and say "great show" and shake his hand. He just said ‘thanks’ and I walked away.

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Frennzy wrote:
The Sam wrote:
Frennzy wrote:
masterminded wrote:
The Sam wrote:
It sounds like you’re asking how we’d react if we met someone famous that we liked in an everyday context (e.g. we see them sitting in a restaurant with their family or run into them in an elevator).

OK. Better question: "You meet someone famous that you like Mike Patton. How do you react?"

As if I didn’t know the answer. ;)

I know the answer to this one! The Sam ruins his manpanties. :D

As awesome as it would be, I almost hope I never meet Mike Patton. I consider myself his biggest fan, and I don’t know that rationality would prevail. I’d be all gushy and ask for his autograph and probably try to hug him. He’s notoriously uncomfortable with celebrity, so I can only assume he wouldn’t like that much and would probably have security escort me out of the building.

Then he’d be my favorite singer but I’d be his least-favorite fan. That would make me sad in my pants :(

Like I said, ruin your manpanties. :D

I got to shake Dexter (The Offspring) Holland’s hand once. It was after the last show of their first major tour, when they encouraged everyone to rush the stage. Hundreds of us overran security, and started a huge pit on stage with them. The drummer got kinda pissed because people were bumping into his kit, and he started telling everyone to stage dive (There was no one left on the floor).

The music stopped, most of the people cleared out, and I took the opportunity to walk up and say "great show" and shake his hand. He just said ‘thanks’ and I walked away.

I don’t really consider it ‘meeting’ him, because I wasn’t the only one, and we didn’t really interact other than that.

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If they were doing anything or with their family, I’d just leave them alone. If they were talkative and it was someone who fascinated me, I might engage in conversation… other than that, I’d just leave them alone. I don’t like intruding in other people’s lives (which is why I abandoned PR and news writing and switched to English lit after leaving computer science).

Last edited by Deviation on Fri Apr 30, 2010 2:02 pm

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I think the thing is, just because they are famous and even if you’re a fan, that doesn’t mean you ‘know’ them. So I would treat them like any stranger in the street, and ignore them. Now if I had a *reason* to say hi and ask/say something I might, but I think it’s unlikely I ever would. I don’t want to be one of those people. But then I’ve never met anyone I am a ‘fan’ of…

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