"Beware! Our idols and demons will pursue us until we learn to let them go!" -Angry German Man
This gal from Michigan used to rock my world and I am NOT letting her go, not just yet. I'm also not letting go of the music video in general -- as I told Perry it might be my favorite artform, which explains my nano attention span and why 'taking away MTV' was the Olsen household's harshest punishment pre-1994. Here we have Ms. Ciccone as Edie Sedgwick doing Jean Harlow/Disco Dolly on the prowl, Udo Kier having a seizure, and what Mugatu today dubbed "the chicest car of all time," a Mercedes 280SE cabriolet:
image via Wikimedia
WANT. Say what you will about Madonna and her affectations, she's promoted (exploited?) some of the most creative minds out there. Did you know David Fincher directed the video for "Vogue"? Kindly forgive him for Benjamin Button now. And sorry, Sofia Coppola (who also cameos in the Deeper vid, look closely), a nameless visionary Madge minion pop-ified Marie Antoinette while you were still getting over that whole acting thing.