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From Bill Harris of the Toronto Sun:

I was thinking just the other day about how American TV and movie audiences are obsessed with big, wealthy, dynastic families.

It’s a tradition of story-telling that goes back many decades. There’s a fascination with watching a rich family fight amongst themselves. And in recent years the trend has moved into reality TV as well, making celebrities of the Kardashians and their ilk. Continue reading.