Steven Mnuchin

Louise Linton pulls Valentino heel out of her regretful mouth

Louise Linton pulls Valentino heel out of her regretful mouth

Louise Linton would perhaps like to be known for the films she’s appeared in and the philanthropic endeavors she’s undertaken, but that’s not why she was thrust into the spotlight this week.

While she’s played small supporting roles in a handful of films with high-profile actors, including Tom Cruise and Meryl Streep in “Lions for Lambs,” and starred in “Scavengers,” she wasn’t the sort of celebrity who regularly turned up in gossip blogs.

Then she caused social media to blow up, was ridiculed internationally and wound up issuing an apology on Tuesday for “inappropriate and highly insensitive” behavior.

How did that happen?

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