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Unformatted text preview: focusing on the negative aspect of too much news coverage of celebrities, there is an excerpt from Harvard graduate and pop-culture commentator Mo Rocca. Rocca says: I am constantly amazed at how much the average student knows about what goes into making a TV show. Everyone has deconstructed the media, understands the ingredients and understands how the artifice is created. Essentially, students know it is all BS – the work of celebrity publicist and stories they are fed. The students revel in the cheesiness of it (250). Rocca believes the excess celebrity coverage has actually made America’s youth more media savvy so that they are able to determine what is real and what may be scripted. Goodloe 2 Works Cited Altman, Howard. "Celebrity Culture." CQ Researcher 18 Mar. 2005: 245-68. Web. 28 Aug. 2011....
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This note was uploaded on 10/20/2011 for the course ENG 101 taught by Professor Smith during the Fall '11 term at Rio Salado.
- Fall '11