All too often people in the public spotlight wish to create an image of their special importance. The entire celebrity culture has been fabricated upon the notion that there is "the privileged few", while the rest of us are intended, just to serve the snobs. Well, this attitude is not the Real America. The passing of a national symbol, Ted Williams, as a relic of the rugged individualist, has been well reported. While he was a hero to many, the many are the mold for the culture. If you want to understand the actual pulse of the nation, visit the bazaars and market-places where they gather.
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