… has not received the credit she, rightfully, deserved. After the snubbing by the Oscar gods, I want to take time out, personally to thank the “Diva” for her brilliant performance and graceful stone filled death. It is not easy being the prototype, the pressure involved in setting the stage [trust me, I know]. She has every right to be appalled and offended, not a single dedication in her honor. Diva sing your Mad Song, Lucia Di Lammermoor’s heart would break for you.