THIS ... is what "American Idol" money can do for your 50th birthday party.
Simon Cowell is hitting the half-century mark with a lavish party at Wrotham Park in Hertfordshire, England today -- a swanky private mansion where people with money throw swanky private parties.
How can judging people be wrong ... if you can make so much money doing it?
Simon Cowell Pitches a Massive Birthday Tent
10/3/2009 8:10 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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