How Much Control Does Hollywood Have Over You?

I’ve never purchased an US magazine. I’ve never visited tmz.com and I don’t get my hair done in salons. And yet, I can tell you the name of Tom and Kate’s daughter, and who’s in the mose recent sex scandal. I can tell you a woeful amount about Taylor Swift’s boyfriends, and what Justin Bieber is up to lately. I don’t seek out this information; it’s simply a part of the world that we live in. It’s the air that we breathe, and the background noise to every scene of life.

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Now, this isn’t a big deal, until you start to think about the disconnect between the values you want, and those that are touted by Hollywood culture. There’s a big difference between who I want to become, and the actual models that I surround myself with. Read More