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The Star Effect

I am not a fan of Beyonce, but I have the Beyonce complex.
We all do.

The elevator incident that happened between her sister and husband, what she did is what we all do.

When we walk by a homeless person on the street.
When something is done that you'd never do.
When we see a parent discipline their child in public.
When a man degrades a woman openly.
When someone says something you don't agree with.
We retreat back into our shell when something foreign prods us. Like a turtle.

That is the Beyonce complex and naturally, we apply that complex.
I am still not a fan.
I would like to go to the Justin Timberlake concert, but for$179 per ticket I'll keep watching him on youtube.

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