“Taylor Swift, Katy Perry and Hollywood Are Ruining Women”


Camille Paglia goes off.

It’s staggering that 22-year-old: Taylor Swift: earned $57 million and: Katy Perry: $45 million. How is it possible that such monumental fortunes could be accumulated by performers whose songs have barely escaped the hackneyed teenybopper genre?

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Craig Newmark

Craig Newmark

Associate Professor of Economics, North Carolina State Univ.

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