Ziegfeld Theater, June 18, 2007. By Justin Ravitz.
Today, your studio yanked bootlegs of Sicko from YouTube.
“People should see the movie in the way I meant it be shown on the big screen. But I don’t agree with copyright laws in this country.”
You just had your second son. What’s the hardest thing about reentering the world postpartum?
“Shopping at Connecticut Tent and Awning for a dress! People will really scrutinize you, and I know that, and that’s hard.”
What's the weirdest stuff covered on your insurance plan? Yoga? Aromatherapy?
“I should try and see how much crazy shit I can get. You know, actors try and get everything plastic surgery, implants, the works!”
Any weight-loss tips for Michael Moore? “ Raw food! Raw food! I eat 98 percent raw food.” What was your last food indulgence?
“Popcorn at a hockey game about a month and a half ago.”
Michael Moore is the king of awkward confrontations. What about you?
“Oh, no. I will go to China to avoid a confrontation.”
Are people afraid of Michael Moore? “There was such virulent hatred of him at General Motors after Roger & Me. I once sat next to Roger Smith on an airplane. I mentioned Michael Moore’s name … ooooh! You should have seen the face he made.”