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A newly unearthed letter written by Madonna in the Nineties is expected to sell at auction for a steep $5,000. Mostly because in the document, the pop star called Whitney Houston and Sharon Stone “horribly mediocre.”
“Maybe this is what black people felt like when Elvis Presley got huge,” she wrote. “It’s so unequivocally frustrating to read that Whitney Houston has the music career I wish I had and Sharon Stone has the film career I’ll never have. Not because I want to be these women because I’d rather die but they’re so horribly mediocre and they’re always being held up as paragons of virtue and some sort of measuring stick to humiliate me.
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