Try reading the article, see who it's authored by and the date it was published before your cliched sneers.
Also, this tells you everything you need to know about Brand's outburst at the awards:
Why are public officials, paid by us, turning up at events for fashion magazines? Well the reason I was there was because I have a tour on and I was advised it would be good publicity. What are the politicians selling? How are they managing our perception of them with their attendance of these sequin-encrusted corporate balls?