Rental Renegades

‘Rent a Mourner’ Helps the Deceased Look More Popular at Their Funeral

Rihanna is not available for rent. (Photo: Sandra Rose)

Death is no excuse to flout the social hierarchy and appear unpopular. If it’s a Wednesday, you will be buried in pink. And if you’re worried about how popular you’ll seem once you’ve taken your last breath, look no further than Rent a Mourner, a U.K.-based company that allows the family of the deceased to rent crying people to place strategically at funerals. Read More