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who profits from the misery of others.
I am no fan and whisper it neither is she.....
they can cure Jade goody!!!
once as the person announcing Jade Goody's impending death and secondly as the representative of that teenage girl wot got knocked up by a 13 year old.
but he's basically profiting from someone dying. Having said that, I'd rather have him as a houseguest than you.
it'll be cosy
The Pope is...............
'The Pope is feeling holier than thou'
News In Briefs: Busty beauty Sasha, 22, from Milton Keynes says "The Pontiff should stick to 'bashing the bishop' rather than a cherubic young lad. For shame!"
He's really no worse than the people he works for in terms of money grabbing soullessness.
I don't think the issue is him, it's more about society and how celebrity obsessed it's become.
Isn't there something we could do though? Like set fire to his house or poo in his weetabix?
Toasted mouse poo.
If I go to every supermarket in the locality and shit in the Weetabix I can probably get him - unfortunately quite a few innocents too.
at any time since the advent of mass media (cinema and TV especially)
It's more that the nature of celebrity has changed fairly recently and coincided with a general lowering of the threshold of what is considered in poor taste
Previously the idea of anyone having their 15 minutes was pretty strongly controlled.
But the Spice Girls played on the idea of not just being 'manufactured' (hardly new, of course) but of being manufactured from people just like you or me.
Add to that we moved in the world of Big Brother where people became famous for no reason at all.
Now people think they can simply get rich quick by turning anything into a moment of celebrity and living off the proceeds. So in a sense Max Clifford only exists because people want a publicist for their lives in order to hope to make money.
it starts with an aitch sound.
is a bit like bitching about the internet because you don't approve of all that porn you keep finding.
to the clients who approach him and to the press (incidentally, he secures more money and better treatment for his clients than they would receive by approaching the press directly.)
If you find it distasteful, you're not obliged to engage with it in any way.
you absolute bum flap