Saturday, January 25, 2014

Article: Celebrities as role models: Is it time to be worried?

Celebrities as role models: Is it time to be worried? 

Note: This is an older article, I figured it would be nice to keep as part of my link archive to the POC

Celebrities are what they are because they are well-known. What they do can certainly help that – after all, you wouldn’t be famous if you were just a normal person with a normal job. No, you’d have to be a musician, an actor, or even a pop-culture scientist.

And that’s where the disconnection begins. Because even if they are famous for what they do, does it necessarily mean they have amazing attributes that should be emulated?

Read the whole article at The Philippine Online Chronicles. Click here for more articles I wrote for the POC.