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Thursday, December 1 2011

Jo Piazza Examines How Celebrity Functions As a Business Model in 'Celebrity, Inc.'

What does a celebrity baby picture have in common with a drug deal? Why is Kim Kardashian ten times richer than Paris Hilton? What’s an Oscar really worth? And why does Charlie Sheen keep “winning”?


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Thursday, February 16 2012

New book reveals how big names make big bucks off their fame

PHILADELPHIA — Proponents of capitalism, you’ve got a new idol. And her name is Snooki. Sure, the oft-intoxicated, self-described “meatball” star of MTV’s “Jersey


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