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How do celebrities influence the youth of today? I am currently doing a project on how celebrities influence the youth of today and am looking into different people's opinions and views on how...

How do celebrities influence the youth of today?

I am currently doing a project on how celebrities influence the youth of today and am looking into different people's opinions and views on how celebrities influences have changed over the past few years and how they are now doing music videos that include them wearing barely anything. And whether boys or girls are most effected by celebrities.

Any information or views would be much appreciated.

Thank you

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We are a celebrity obsessed culture. Celebrities dominate all forms of entertainment, and we are exposed to them in nearly all aspects of our lives (shopping, television, sports, etc). I think celebrities set trends in regards to fashion, hairstyles, jewelry, and other products.

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I think most youth are smart enough to figure out which celebrities they should be emulating. The ones that set bad examples are fun because they set bad examples. There are also plenty of good examples to follow. Not all celebrities are movie stars. What about Bill Gates and Steve Jobs? They are famous for doing...

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I feel like there a lot of teens who view celebrities as the coolest people and the people on top of the social ladder . Teens then , would want to be like them . For example whatever they wear , teen themselves would want to wear too . Of course though , now I feel like teen are able to kind of see the reality of celebrities and that they are not all that perfect . Of course though , these are just my opinions .

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