June 04, 2007

Lola Montez- the insignificance of celebrity

I've just written an article on that topic at Bits of News.

1 comments:

Ashok said...

Reading that made me feel better.

One question is whether in our media-driven, democratic times, must one be heard in order to be considered a participant? And if that is the case, is celebrity something we desire because the insignificance that might be otherwise is too great to bear?

- I have no answers to this, although the way I posed the question admits an easy refutation. -