“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?

Craig Newmark

Craig Newmark

Associate Professor of Economics, North Carolina State Univ.

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