Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 7/9/13
We live in a world where image is of utmost importance. There are several factors contributing to this phenomenon; one is the fact that life has gotten faster and our attention spans have gotten shorter. The media industry has become dependent on ratings more than ever, and the way the social media evolved has created a competition that puts more focus on sensation and speed over facts and details.1 Now, I am not here to complain but to simply point out that the current state of the media culture have taken some victims, and a new member of the Boston Celtics is among them: Kris Humphries, who is also known as Mr. Kardashian. He is almost universally hated, however what gets lost in that conversation is that he's actually a talented athlete and a quite decent basketball player. Of course it shouldn't be forgotten that Humphries have more history with the Celtics that contributes to the negative attitude towards him: On top of being an ex-husband of a celebrity, he got into an altercation
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