Christina Grimmie: The Voice singer’s death exposes a dark side of celebrity – The Independent

June 12, 2016 by  
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Christina Grimmie: The Voice singer's death exposes a dark side of celebrity
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"We live in a culture of celebrity worship," says psychologist John D. Moore, who has studied obsessive fandom. "And for people with mental-health issues, it can become more than celebrity worship. It can become a central focus for them." Sometimes, he …
Christina Grimmie: Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, and more reactCNN
Celebrities and YouTube Stars Pay Tribute to Christina GrimmieTIME
Tila Tequila States All Recent Celebrity Deaths Are "Sacrifices to Give Me Power"VH1.com (blog)
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National Portrait Gallery Show Explores Nature of Celebrity – Voice of America

May 20, 2015 by  
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National Portrait Gallery Show Explores Nature of Celebrity
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WASHINGTON—. In the age of selfies, social media and streaming videos, the idea of what makes a celebrity has expanded far beyond the Hollywood icons of the past. Now scientists, technology geeks, designers, writers and YouTube stars achieve fame …

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‘The Voice’ season 8 to feature some surprising celebrity mentors – Hypable

March 4, 2015 by  
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'The Voice' season 8 to feature some surprising celebrity mentors
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Let's be honest: the biggest draw to The Voice is the celebrity coaches, so of course, it only gets more exciting when we add even more celebrities to the mix. This happens every season when each coach chooses a celebrity performer or band to help

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Is It Weird When Politicians Roll Up Their Sleeves

September 10, 2010 by  
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President Obama isn’t the only one who does it, but he did it a few days ago.

Is it just me or is it really weird when politicians take off their ties and jackets, then roll up their sleeves to make it look like they are “just an ordinary joe” pitching in and getting the work done?

Then they leave, get back in their massive motorcade with FBI and secret service everywhere, jump back in their jet and zoom off somewhere else, for another photo-op.

Wouldn’t it be great if they’d actually listen for a change, rather than talking at you.

President Obama was at what seemed like a campaign stop, talking up fixing US transportation infrastructure.

8 Westerners on Medical Team Killed in Afghanistan – Voice of America

August 7, 2010 by  
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8 Westerners on Medical Team Killed in Afghanistan
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Photo: AP An international Christian charity said Saturday that militants killed part of its 12-member medical team, including six Americans, one German, one Briton and two Afghan interpreters, in a remote area of northern Afghanistan.
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Medics killed in Afghanistan 'were not missionaries'BBC News
Afghan medical mission ends in death for 10The Associated Press
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