What We Love: Madonna’s Right to Hate Hydrangeas

The pop star pokes fun at all the haters

Here’s the story: A fan gives Madonna some hydrangeas during the Venice Film Festival. The pop star politely accepts them – then murmurs under her breath about how she “loathes” hydrangeas to someone next to her. Then the blip on the pop culture radar goes viral. And people start poo-pooing our Miss Madge. But we all know this diva’s not about to go down without a fight and, brilliantly, responds in a way that Lady Gaga can only dream of: