The Elusive Price—and Prize—of Fame on the Internet

WIRED | 8/20/2019 | Virginia Heffernan
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Three of Beowulf's virtues make sense. The fourth seems more like a vice. He was the man most gracious and fair-minded / Kindest to his people and keenest to win fame. Gracious, fair, kind. But also: more eager than anyone to see his name in torchlights. “Keenest to win fame” is one...
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