June 04, 2007

Lola Montez- the insignificance of celebrity

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


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. -