The Orion

Celebrity opinions can be harmful

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Reed Mccoy

March 25, 2019

Celebrity worship is something that many of us have been guilty of, myself included. Celebrities seem infallible, because they are larger than life people, people who we become slightly or all the way obsessed with. From musical artists, to social media influencers, we often look to them for guidance an...

CA fires: Celeb mansions vs. ‘the average joe’s’ house

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Brooke Martin

December 7, 2018

When celebrities and the ‘average joe’ deal with the same struggles, the spotlight tends to center on the celebrity, but this shouldn’t be the case with the recent fires.Tragedy has struck California. From the Paradise fire to the Southern California fires, many are suffering. This...

Political celebrities

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Rachel Reyes

February 12, 2017

In the realm of social media and fast access to the internet, there are two major topics millennials often discuss daily: celebrities and politics. With people aligning their views to their favorite celebrities, people are often criticized for being followers.There's nothing wrong to agree with cele...

Celebrity culture detracts from reality

Illustration by Darian Maroney

Allison Galbreath

February 22, 2015

I love the entertainment industry. I honestly don’t know what I’d do without my favorite fictional characters. I’d be bored without trying to solve murders alongside the intelligent, discerning Sherlock Holmes. I wouldn't be as happy without the hilariously witty Spider-Man. I wouldn'...

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