Celebrity news is very popular these days. It seems that no it doesn’t matter where you go, you can see some kind of gossip being spread about a celebrity. You can visit the web and find this information. In addition, you can also go to Twitter or Facebook and find celebrity news. There is no escaping it; celebrities do affect our way way of life whether or not you want to admit it or not.
Celebrity sites that trade gossip are very popular. It seems that some people visit the sites to live vicariously through their favorite celebrity. People sometimes hold their favorite celebrity to a different standard than they would a friend or neighbor. Some people who visit the sites also do so that they would be the first one to get the scoop on their favorite celebrity. They can then use this information to spread the news using social media sites.
One way to measure the effect of celebrity popularity is to look at how much the photo from a paparazzi can fetch. These photos sometimes sell for upwards of hundreds of thousands of dollars just for one photo. The paparazzi follow celebrities relentlessly just so that they can get the perfect photo. If you visit your local supermarket, you will see celebrities splashed across magazine covers. This is not by chance. Those photos that you see in the magazine covers are usually staged, however, if you open the magazine you will find many photos that were taken by the paparazzi.
Celebrities affect our culture and it is it insidious. Their influences pervade our fashion, our discussions and also our health in some cases.
How Celebrities Effect Fashion
Celebrities effect fashion because they have very high-profile. When some people see their favorite celebrity wearing an item of clothing, they sometimes visit a website or run to the store to buy the same exact clothing. If they cannot buy the same exact clothing, they will try to find a knockoff that replicates the style. Celebrities start trends especially amongst the young. When young children see their favorite celebrity sporting a bracelet, for example, they will go to they will try to get the same bracelet and then wear it to school to show their friends.
How Celebrities Effect Our Discussions
Celebrities affect our discussions also because of they are high-profile. When a celebrity does something or makes an announcement, it is usually a topic of discussion around the water cooler the next day. Some people are curious just find out if their impression of the announcement is the same as their friend so they speak to them for confirmation.
How Celebrities Effect Our Health
A positive aspect of this type of discussion occurs when a celebrity raises a health issue that is important to the general population. Sometimes people will not discuss certain health issues for that variety of reasons. However, when a celebrity discusses the same issue, and sometimes frees someone from whatever reason they used to not discuss the issue. If this is a life or death type of situation, the celebrity’s influence is beneficial.
In contrast, celebrities can affect health negatively when they are at an unhealthy weight. As some impressionable people use celebrities as role models, seeing this celebrity at an unhealthy weight could influence them to mimic behaviors such as starvation picking lead to help unhealthy weight. This is never a good thing. Celebrities always try to make a point of stating that they are not role models and that they are just regular people but sometimes this type of disclaimer falls on deaf ears. As a celebrity has such a high profile, they may be taken as role models whether or not they intend to be or not. So the negative repercussion of this is seen when people try to get their weight very low to look like their favorite celebrity. Additionally, when celebrities are seen with drug or alcohol problems or are arrested, the message is sent that these types of behaviors could be cool when they actually are not. Impressionable people will inadvertently mimic these behaviors just so that they can appear to be like a favorite celebrity.
Celebrities influence of daily culture sometimes intentionally or unintentionally. It is up to the general population to ensure that the only model good behaviors from their favorite celebrities.