This is spot on. Celebrity Worship is dangerous and it seems with the internet it’s gone to new and disturbing heights. Reality Television is another factor.
People who are unhappy within themselves begin to live vicariously through these characters not realizing it’s all a marketing gimmick.
This summer you had people threatening a woman over a Beyonce song. Crazed fans heard the lyrics, a woman posted something on Instagram, and she needed extra security and events had to be canceled.
It’s become en vogue to admit you are a celebrity worshipper. These people are going to get a wake up call.