Missed Manners

By EW Staff
July 30, 1999 at 04:00 AM EDT

”It took 3 million records being sold for stewardesses to stop treating me like an animal, but they didn’t treat me any nicer. I didn’t get upgraded. They just stopped being really rude.”
JEWEL pondering fame and fickle flight attendants, on AOL Live

”It’s such a drag, all of the things you sort of have to do [in everyday life], but in acting all you have to do is walk in a room, sit down, have your heart broken, and then go back to the trailer, have lunch, come back, and have it broken again in close-up.”
MERYL STREEP explaining why she likes her profession, on Oxygen Media

”No, I don’t. I just have varicose ankles now.”
DONNY OSMOND, asked whether he still wears his teen-years trademark purple socks, on BigStar.com

”My dream is to find a sponsorship with Sara Lee and to turn this thing into a long and successful career.”
American Pie‘s JASON BIGGS explaining how he’ll capitalize on his pastry-lovemaking scene, on MSN.com