Why was Sean Penn in Venezuela for Hugo Chavez’s funeral? Because Chavez was a friend Penn was “blessed to have.”


Make that, “World leaders and Sean Penn and Jesse Jackson” attend dictator’s funeral.

Oh, and Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad was there as well, and gave the casket a quick smooch.

Even Mario Lopez is stumped.

“Scandal” star Josh Malina tries to explain the logistics.

Correction: We fixed a typo in our headline.