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Other than that I don't buy into the whole MSM putting these celebs on a freaking pedistal and perpetuating this illusion tha being rich is what everyone should work their whole lives trying to achieve.
Originally posted by lestweforget
Shouldnt this be a question for a teenage girls magazine?
Not ATS worthy im affraid.
Originally posted by the dacoit
so what is the psychology behind that behaviour?
Fischoff, who has academically studied the cult of celebrity, says the very need to find an idol and follow him is programmed into our DNA. "What's in our DNA, as a social animal, is the interest in looking at alpha males and females; the ones who are important in the pack," says Fischoff. We are sociologically preprogrammed to "follow the leader," he says, and notes that we are biochemical sitting ducks for the Hollywood star system