Ever wonder what the world would be like if we actually made a big deal of a celebrity’s accomplishments instead of their mistakes? I’d love to find out.
Award-winning actress Natalie Portman (sorry for the Wikipedia link) co-authored a peer-reviewed paper. Do we hear anything about that? No, of course not! The country is too busy keeping a finger on the pulse of Paris Hilton’s prison stay. At least someone has finally decided to put their foot down over the poor focus of the media. (YouTube link worth watching)
Maybe things would be a little less scary if we gave praise where it’s due and withheld attention where it shouldn’t be given anyway.
Or in a nutshell…