Bruni: I want maturity
Model and singer Carla Bruni, 43, has no problem with the dread monster that haunts all professional beauties: Age.
But she wants to meet it with poise, with sentience.
"With aging, if there is no philosophy, there's no serenity, there's no wisdom, there's nothing but falling apart," the former French first lady tells Vanity Fair. "Wrinkles without wisdom are boring. I want to become mature. I want to become wise."
Tidbits 'n' pieces
Jon Bon Jovi and Chris Christie? The rocker was due to join the gov Thursday for the signing of New Jersey's drug-overdose prevention bill. . . . Viva Forever? It's more like Muoia Forever: The vivaciously titled Spice Girls musical will close June 29 after a disappointing six-month run. . . . Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon got dolled up in cartoon princess and prince costumes and took along their twins, Monroe and Moroccan, to renew their wedding vows in Disneyland. Sexy stuff.
Mom on Chris Kelly
An autopsy was planned Thursday for Kris Kross star Chris Kelly, 34, who died Wednesday of a possible drug OD. His mom, Donna Kelly Pratte, remembers him as a "kind, generous, and fun-loving life of the party," she says in a statement. "We feel blessed to have been able to share some incredible moments with him."
Art is commerce is art
People mag readers have voted Friends' most fave hairdo, Jennifer Aniston, the woman whose hair they covet the most.
Talk about serendipity: Jen stars in a new Web series called Good Hair Day, which actually is an ad for Living Proof, a hair-care company she co-owns.
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