Some people overcome adversity and triumph through life's peaks and valleys. But Liza Minnelli showed her unique flair once again by overcoming diversity by appearing on HSN (Home Shopping Network.) Yes, a well meaning caller actually commended Liza for overcoming diversity. It can be done. I mean really, isn't it the raison d'etre of HSN to overcome diversity? Ever, the gracious host, Liza simply thanked her. Although it may not have been her finest moment, I did think Liza's appearance on HSN was much better than regular programming like the alleged "America's Got Talent" or the New Jersey Housewives chasing each other through a so called "country club." And who can forget the hair pulling on the Real Housewives of Atlanta? In the land of reality TV where people now throw ham at each other for entertainment, Liza was a refreshing change. She overcame the diversity of regular programming and continual Housewives cat fighting on Bravo.
I found some of her fashion bon mots priceless. Especially when the HSN host asked about piling on a stack of bangles on the wrist, and Liza said, "No, one will do." Simplicity in fashion is important. Some of my favorite Liza-isms from the show: