People who need anniversary stories

first peoplePeople who need anniversary stories: The WP’s Peter Carlson (The Magazine Reader) does his version of the People @ 30 story.


(The anniversary issue includes) a choice compendium of quotes that celebrities uttered to People reporters over the years.

“I’ve been fortunate — I haven’t had too many auditions,” Pamela Anderson said in 2003. “I slept with the right people.”

“My idea of heaven,” Oprah Winfrey said in 1985, “is a great big baked potato and someone to share it with.”

“I know I’m not a dumb blonde,” Dolly Parton said in 1992. “I also know I’m not a blonde.”

(via I Want Media.)