Almost Famous

Zimmerman, Sacha
March 2002
New Republic;3/25/2002, Vol. 226 Issue 11, p50
Offers observations of the author on his participation in the television game show "The Weakest Link," which was filmed in Los Angeles, California. Warning given by the show's officials to the author not to attempt to bond or talk with fellow contestants; Description of the journey of the author to Los Angeles; Relations between contestants; Desire of the author to be famous; Appreciation of the beauty of a game show that penalizes competence and rewards stupidity.


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