was a time in history where the public looked to their stars as paragons, idols
who upheld the image of what the fans believed life was supposed to be like.
Sports stars and actors living the great American dream. In those days, actors could get blacklisted
for sleeping around, and married athletes could be fired for being seen in a
as times change, we see celerity relationships shift and change. Reports of
infidelity, open relationships, and homosexuality are no longer bombshells but
yawn fodder. Nobody's career tanks due to a mistress in the Valley. Is this
because we're accepting the prevailing celebrity attitude, or is their
lifestyle merely reflecting our own?
few weeks ago Will Smith said he didn't believe in divorce. Last week he said he did believe in open
marriage. Open marriage does eliminate one of the needs for divorce. There is
no infidelity when everything is on the table.
the Madonna A-Rod and Cynthia connection. Although curious, nobody but Cynthia
seems up in arms. Even Guy Ritchie is
amazingly silent. Nobody has demanded A-Rod retire.
we numb, or do we see our friends and neighbors in the stars? Are they merely
reflecting our lives in a very real way? If so, is it right, or do we need to
change the mirror before changing the channel?