I am sick of turning on the television and only hearing about Brittany Spears losing her children instead of the actions of the presidential candidates. The news media has their priorities very skewed and seem to underestimate the intelligence of their viewers. Of course, one can understand their situation. Adult's lives have become so routine that any relief, be it news media about a struggling mother or another sex scandal, would be welcomed to ease the pain of a boring life.
Though those adults don't seem to realize the effects this is having on the younger kids. I think it is so sad when I remember how much I idolized Lindsey Lohan when I was younger. Kids today are exposed to pictures of their heroes with shaved heads going into rehab clinics, and the amount of attention these stars get is promoting the idea in children's heads that it is alright and they should do it to. I often find myself worrying about the world and it's future, especially now with the leaders of that future exposed to sex scandals and the... [continues]
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