One of them has 18 number ones, 25 top ten hits, iconic music videos, an alter-ego named Bianca, a 20-year feud with Jennifer Lopez, a five octave vocal range, 5 Grammy awards (nominated for 34), says "bleak," a Christmas song that charts top 10 every year, and works out like this:
The other one discovered radioactivity, is the first person to ever win two Nobel Peace Prizes, and doesn't even have an iconic Christmas song.
So, Harriet Alida Lye tried to get a cake with Mariah Carey's face on it for her friend Siobhan.
This is the cake she got:
The cake people thought she said "Marie Curie," not "Mariah Carey."
Still, Siobhan's reaction was obviously great because what *a good story* this has become.
The elusive chanteuse herself, Mariah Carey, caught wind of the story and wished Siobhan a happy birthday, too.