April 9, 2000 - A wonderful
topless autographed picture of Laetitia is currently up for bids on eBay.
The 8x10 signed picture (#301865141) has a current bid of $9.99 and ends
9, 2000 - Laetitia speaks out to Canal Plus television about her move to
London, saying "I rent a flat (in London) simply because I like cooking,
I don't like being in a hotel, and I also have a boyfriend there and that's
my business." she added, "Marianne stands for freedom all the same, I'm
free. Long live France."
April 9, 2000 - More backlash
over reports that Laetitia is now is registered officially as a British
resident. Even in London, critics like Clive Aslet are saying "Suddenly
they are everywhere, avoiding their own taxes, earning a fortune from our
financial industries and taking advantage of London's generally welcoming
attitude to foreigners. And are they grateful? Not a bit of it." when speaking
of celebs like Casta.
April 8, 2000 - Just a few
months after being chosen as France's national symbol, Laetitia appears
to want out of the country because of the high tax rates, eYada.com's Rush
and Malloy reported yesterday. Needless to say, the French are none too
pleased with her desire to move to the UK.
February 20, 2000 - If you
watched Saturday Night Live last night you'd have seen a hilarious parody
of Laetitia's Victoria's Secret ads. The skit featured a Laetitia look
alike with large and animated talking boobies! It's great to see
that people are taking notice of her in the US, although she still hasn't
cracked into many television appearances here.
February 18, 2000 - A French
"ordinary woman" Pascale Verges was honored on Valentines Day by the town
of Eygalayes with the town square being named after her. This in protest
apparently to Laetitia Casta being chosen as the new national symbol.