IN DISPRAISE OF PRAISE
- WHO AM I? // Dolly;Oct2003, Issue 396, p26
Presents pictures of celebrities before they became famous.
- The perils of the single criterion of success. Sartorius, Norman // Croatian Medical Journal;2005, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p333
Discusses the problems caused by the a single criterion of the success of an individual. Ways to gain fame and recognition during the first half of the 20th century; Negative effects of measuring success in terms of money on individuals and the society; Consequences of greed for money in...
- READER DEBATE. // Dolly;Sep2011, Issue 489, p128
The article shares readers' views on whether it is possible to become famous without the Internet. A reader says with enough talent and hard work, it is still possible to become famous without the Internet. The reader believes that qualities that make a person famous have nothing to do with...
- Celebrity Square. // Bulletin with Newsweek;6/5/2007, Vol. 125 Issue 6572, p82
The article presents information on the state of celebrities in the contemporary world. It is stated that celebrity is not the same as fame. It is viewed that famous people are sometimes famous for doing something. It is commented that celebrities only have to match their captions. It is...
- OVERNIGHT SENSATIONS. Cagle, Jess // Entertainment Weekly;3/2/2012, Issue 1196, p6
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses the popularity of professional basketball player Jeremy Lin and discusses overnight sensations such as singer Rebecca Black, professional swimmer Michael Phelps, and former Alaskan Governor Sarah Palin. He also discusses the idolization...
- THEIR LITTLE TOO MUCH. Child, Richard Washburn // Saturday Evening Post;4/9/1932, Vol. 204 Issue 41, p23
Analyzes what doing a little too much can do to fame. Famous personalities who were suddenly forgotten; Value in sneaking up on fame quietly; Ability of the public to sense the difference between needed appearances and statements.
- Who's Your Secret Celebrity Crush? Cruz, Anne Marie // People;11/1/2004, Vol. 62 Issue 18, p114
Presents quotes from various celebrities regarding other celebrities who they find attractive and admire.
- Fame junkie. Milne, Chloe // Investigate;Jun/Jul2012, Vol. 10 Issue 132, p8
The article focuses on the author's views on fame which is widely enjoyed by many celebrities worldwide. The author claims that fans have regarded celebrities as highly intelligent and hard working. She is not happy about the fact that many people care much about what celebrities have to say on...
- STAR WARS. // Variety;8/30/2004, Vol. 396 Issue 2, p1
Examines the possible economic implication of celebrities who are speculated to earn mainly due to their popularity on the entertainment industry in the U.S. Effect of celebrity-driven channels and publication on the number and popularity of celebrities; Concerns of publicists regarding the...