Tag: social network

Pink, Fans, and the Psychosis of Celebrity.

Somewhere along the way a disconnect has grown between the fans of an artist and the artist herself. The image takes over, we feel entitled to something more than a CD and a great cover photo. We expect them to agree with out politics, live our approved lifestyles, and support our chosen causes. We expect them to be perfect every single day.

…these folks just wanted a simple setup for exercising their right to free speech. The total cost for setting up this site? $270 plus hosting. Sure, they could have used blogger, or some other “free hosting” for their blog but this client understood that “free” doesn’t really mean “free” at all, it actually means “trapped.” They decided to choose real liberty and have complete control over their domain, their software, their database and their copyrights.