Is Celebrity Worship Dangerous?
By: Sabine Villaron
“Many people tend to feel personal connection with celebrities they worship, similar to a friendship…”
Feel Your Inner Beauty, Not the Worlds
“Unfortunately, most of the media you are exposed to do not show people in a realistic way. Characters on TV are often shown with unrealistic, "perfect" bodies....Women are shown as too thin and men are shown with larger-than-life muscles.”
"About 38% of reality viewers also agreed that girls are valued based on their appearance and 28% said they would rather be recognized for their outer beauty than their inner beauty"
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