Bamboozled, Led Astray and Run-Amok: Reality Television, Celebrity Worship, and Why It Needs To Go Away but Won’t
The question we should ask is: “Does this person have the power to influence society in a meaningful way?” before we invest an inordinate aount of time on whatever they said. Does anyone remember what the Dixie Chicks actually said without googling it? Did it have an impact on the conclusion of the Iraq War? The only impact it had was giving them a concept for their next album and helping Toby Keith’s career slightly.