Category Archives: celebrity

Did we really need to know that?

As I sit at my computer and browse through celebrity gossip websites trying to figure out what people know about celebrities another question popped into my head. Is there anything that people don’t know about celebrities? Information regarding just about … Continue reading

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Who is more obsessed with celebrities?

The celebrity gossip magazines that are currently in my apartment. Am I considered obsessed with celebrities? My family and I have taken several trips over the past few years. I can remember my mom always making a comment about how … Continue reading

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Current events interview

Trashy celebrity gossip has graced the cover of magazines, the Internet and other media outlets. Media scholar John Hartley has written that news is “the sense-making practice of modernity” and, as such, “the most important textual system in the world” … Continue reading

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Magazines Vs. Newspapers

I often think about what makes a magazine so much more appealing than a newspaper. What is it about a magazine headline that captures a reader’s interest? And what is it about newspapers that turn people away? One reason may … Continue reading

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Celebrity reality shows: Why do we care?

Over the past several years, celebrity reality shows have increased on television due to their popularity. Now, it seems like any celebrity can have their personal and public lives followed around with cameras for weeks to document every detail of … Continue reading

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Do celebrities deserve the right of privacy?

As I browse the shelves of grocery stores and look at all the different celebrity magazines, I often wonder do celebrities deserve the right to privacy? Sure, they chose to star in movies and television shows, but did they also … Continue reading

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Analyzing celebrity gossip websites

There is a huge number of blogs and websites dedicated to celebrity gossip. Some of the top 15 include some of my favorites; TMZ, US Magazine and Perez Hilton. I will be discussing these popular websites that people regularly check … Continue reading

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