Kris Jenner Tries, Fails to Bribe Negative Reviewer

Sends her a fancy pen with which to write a nicer review
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Jul 23, 2013 10:44 AM CDT
Kris Jenner Tries, Fails to Bribe Negative Reviewer
Kris Jenner arrives at the 40th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards on Sunday, June 16, 2013, in Beverly Hills, Calif.   (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

No one was expecting Kris Jenner's new talk show to get good reviews ... no one except Kris Jenner, apparently. A few hours after Linda Stasi wrote a particularly scathing take on the show in the New York Post (it's "soul-sucking," and Jenner "comes across as a spoiled, vacuous woman with nothing to say of any interest, importance, or humor"), Jenner sent Stasi a dozen Magnolia cupcakes, a $325 Tiffany silver pen, and a note explaining that perhaps Stasi could use the pen to write a nicer review next time around. Instead, Stasi used it to tell the world (or at least her Post readers) all about the "bribe." Click to see a picture of the pen and note. (Read more Kris Jenner stories.)

We use cookies. By Clicking "OK" or any content on this site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. Read more in our privacy policy.
Get the news faster.
Tap to install our app.
Install the Newser News app
in two easy steps:
1. Tap in your navigation bar.
2. Tap to Add to Home Screen.