When Your Idols Let You Down
Leigh Ann’s 11-year-old daughter Hailey is a Justin Bieber superfan. As you can imagine, Bieber’s troubles and arrest yesterday is having a major impact on his young fan base. Hailey wrote a song in reaction to Bieber’s arrest and behavior yesterday.
We’ve all had moments when our idols have let us down.
Julie remembers when Bill Clinton first came on the scene. He was the first person that made Julie start caring about politics. When the Monica Lewinski scandal came out, Julie was in denial that Clinton would have anything to do with Monica.
Tony’s dad worked with Darryl Strawberry’s brother, and to this day, Tony is still friends with the Strawberry family. He was crushed when Darryl Strawberry was busted for cocaine. Later when Tony’s dad admitted to a drug problem, Tony had a realization. Real humans make really bad choices sometimes.
John was a big fan of the TV show Two And A Half Men. He loved Charlie Sheen. When all the contract disputes resulted in Sheen leaving the show and going wheels off, John was jaded. It didn’t matter how much Tiger Blood Sheen had, nothing could get John to watch his new show Anger Management. Not after the way he behaved, and not after the way he treats Denise Richards who looks after both sets of his kids.