Celebrity Culture: Are Americans Too Focused on Celebrities?

@inproceedings{Altman2010CelebrityCA,
  title={Celebrity Culture: Are Americans Too Focused on Celebrities?},
  author={Howard B. Altman},
  year={2010}
}
Martha is everywhere. For days before and after her release from prison, she is the blazing star around which television, the Internet, newspapers and magazines revolve. There she is, newly svelte and smiling sweetly, leaving prison. Waving girlishly and bussing the pilot on the cheek as she boards a private jet to return to her upstate New York estate. Joking with reporters about not getting cappuccino in prison and missing fresh lemons. Lovingly stroking her handsome horses over the pasture… Expand
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