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Directors smartly using -- -- website kick starter to help fund his next million dollar project.
But conservative columnist David Alaska says rich celebrities begging fans for cash is not.
Doing the right thing.
I was shocked when -- this -- What the heck are you -- this guy that -- -- a thousand dollar up front row seats at that nick.
101000 dollars you -- yeah totally obscene spike -- taking advantage of America's cult of celebrity worship.
To fund the movie that doesn't need this money his last movie -- -- 186 million dollars he's worth about forty million dollars by some estimates he doesn't need this.
It's interesting because on the website itself he he he referred to the people who made them into the message with the faithful.
In other words like this is appalling it's not about money -- say.
To some sort of a calling to help them out which you've got to have faith to believe it's likely actually needs this money because it's so absurd on its face the very idea of it.
You know he actually told people that for a five dollar donation -- tweaked them a thank you I -- -- these people's lives so -- that they're gonna give this man money.
Just to get a tweet from a bona fide celebrity.
Well by Monday afternoon there were 355.
Contributors and they gave up 29180.
I got to fill a Spike -- is going to be cutting and pasting a thank you 350 for a time to probably a lot more to answer your question.
Here's -- -- he's not the only one doing the right has Zach -- the two million bucks.
Amanda Palmer who want -- one point two million by the way that was twelve times which you want to but she kept the money anyway.
And Veronica Mars five million by the -- told -- about Veronica Mars.
And that's when he -- also.
That would have been a -- and you know at these celebrities want to use their social capital in their celebrity for something good parents so many better things to do.
You know -- and Spike Lee are both fun and what oh and why you alumni.
Why does -- he directs some of that money to college scholarship funder or or something to help the homeless and hungry.
Not help the Y I apple -- save money it's obscene so we put -- David then.
Ego arrogance or just a combination -- -- can do it and get away with that because I'm a starring in I think it's the latter absolutely he knows he can save himself a few bucks hey why not do it.
-- the end of the day look this is America you can't hold it against them really I hold that against the people were giving him money to perpetuate this cult of celebrity it's it's beyond the pale.
This beyond Appel and it feels like it's just starting I mean when you can just go out there to the public that they send me money.
An -- -- -- -- thank you I mean I thank you thank and so -- -- you any thing but still there are enough people out there and it's reality TV.
Cold like so you know cult of personality society that we live in these things.
Absolutely you know the worst thing about it.
Is spike Lee's been bemoaning these Hollywood executives that -- -- impossible to make a movie Alicia doing something about a super -- or an exploding planet.
Well when Spike Lee was asked with this movie is about he said well Tibet human beings -- an addiction to blood and yet but there's a lot of sex in -- -- Some guy he's trying to sell this like he's -- some grassroots idealistic crusade right raised the bar and try making now.
Does not even like in you do contribute money and be for a documentary on something.
It might be something that you know listen that the left whites who will do something else on on fracking and how to harms did the environment or.
Whatever happened to the spot and I'll really know it's something like that -- -- is that this is your basic.
In -- run of the mill blood guts and sex and you know you can kick in the -- I'll make the money you can catch me at the -- games and out to each and every now than I mean this is essentially the deal would talk.
Does that really all it takes it mean if it's that easy to get people to get small donations any.
If you come up with a clever little -- word -- like yes we can you can probably get yourself elected president while you know what.
-- -- -- -- -- gonna figure that one out one might be onto something might be -- -- something there yet let me write that down yes we.
And yes we can -- -- -- just yes we can I think just yes we can't let what people project onto it what they want okay.
David thank you very much recuperation and -- -- -- job paper.
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