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FILE - In this June 24, 2015 file photo, American television personality Kim Kardashian poses for photographers as she attends the Cannes Lions 2015 in Cannes, southern France. The reality TV star is scheduled to speak and sign copies of her new coffee table book “Selfish” during a Tuesday, June 30 night event hosted by the Commonwealth Club of California, which bills itself as the nation's oldest and largest public affairs forum.(AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau, File)

Kim Kardashian's appearance at event for august San Francisco club raises predictable hackles

Plans for Kim Kardashian to appear at one of San Francisco's most august institutions have set off a typical "love her/hate her" stir. The reality TV star is scheduled to speak and sign copies of her new coffee table book "Selfish" during a Tuesday night event hosted by the Commonwealth Club of California, which bills itself as the nation's oldest and largest public affairs forum. During the clu…