Associated Press  |  Last updated February 01, 2013
In London, the paparazzi hunt in packs, as David Beckham and other celebrities know well. When Beckham moved to Los Angeles, high-speed road chases by photographers were the norm until a Hollywood star became governor and set a few ground rules. The Parisians - soon to have the star in their midst, playing for soccer club Paris-Saint Germain - catch their prey from a distance, equipped with long lenses all the better to see you with. Three different cities, all feeding a public hungry for celebrities in their own ways. As the Beckham phenomenon takes on the City of Light, the PSG store was selling jerseys already bearing his name and people were speculating about where he might live. His wife Victoria, the former Spice Girl turned fashion designer, is staying behind in Britain but expected to pay frequent visits to the world capital for haute couture. Games that were already sold out to a Parisian audience are likely to get more global recognition. "Everybody knows David Beckha...
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