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Making Mistakes & Making Amends?

After being caught with cocaine in her possession, Paris Hilton has done the crime and paid the fine. According to TMZ, “Paris was only supposed to do 200 hours of community service … but clocked a grand total of 228. Paris also paid $2,000 in fines and successfully completed an “intensive” substance abuse program — so the case is closed.” This famous socialite has greatly advanced her celebrity from being a ‘metropolitan 400’ family from money to becoming a ‘cafe celebrity’ all on her own. The Power of the Elite, written by C. Wright Mills makes it clear that the new cafe celebrity is forced into the “competition of the more entertaining glamour girls of the fashion industry and cafe society.” Celebrities are competing to become the most interesting face of the moment. Paris does this very well, as displayed by her cocaine scandal..

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