aprilhenry (aprilhenry) wrote,

“I am real, but in an artificial way”

Say you write a “memoir” about your life of drugs and prostitutes, complete with eyebrow-raising details (like 1,000 prostitutes). What’s the best way to promote your book?

Why, it might just be being denied entry into the United States for a book party and to meet the New York media. Because someone who has been convicted of a crime involving "moral turpitude" can be denied entry under a program that allows British citizens to come here with a visa.

Just think how much less attention he would have gotten if he hadn’t been turned away? Plus, he seems pretty coy about the degree of truth in his memoir.

Maybe I’m just cynical.

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