At the recent Golden Globe Awards, a celebrity PR pro slid up to
the significant other of a famous director and buzzed this tantalizing
little tidbit in her ear: "You've got to go to the bathroom."
A frightening pickup line? Not at all. The savvy publicist knew that the
ladies lounge was the hot spot of the evening, where said significant
other - an up-and-coming auteur - could hang out in couch-slouching
comfort with A-listers looking for a break from the packs of roving
cameras or a touch-up from the professional makeup artists holding court
in the can.
Further proof that in Tinseltown, good PR help is reserved for a privy