(Written by Alexandre Lacas)
Unless you’re from another planet or you’ve been living under a rock for the past few years, everyone knows who the Kardashian family is. Whether it’s because of their 4 different but pretty similar reality TV shows or countless tabloid covers, they seem to have made a place in our lives. Last week, I came across a cover page of Us weekly (okay, yes, I admit that I read this type of trash every now and then; blame it on my guilty pleasures I guess?) and it was advertising ‘The latest Kardashian event…’ where Kris, the mom, manager and the one responsible for turning her family into a multimillion dollar industry was now officially separated from her husband Bruce Jenner after 22 years of marriage. As I was reading the article I thought to myself, who cares? What makes this family so special that we like to feel involved in every step of their life? Whether it’s Kim Kardashian’s new baby with hip hop superstar Kanye West or 72-day union to Kris Humphries or Khloe Kardashian’s troubled marriage with NBA player Lamar Odom; we all love to hate, talk and secretly wish we lived their lifestyle. But really, why is that? How this controversial family made its way to the top of popular culture and into our lives. Continuer la lecture de The Kardashians : Why do we hate loving them?