Levi Johnston and The History of Celebrity Flashing


In semi-disrobing for the public’s delectation, Levi Johnston joins a long list of luminous and daring celebrities whose careers took off when they took it off.

Check out my musings on about the history of public privates, from Marilyn Monroe to Paris Hilton and beyond, and you’ll learn why flashing your stuff (or, in Levi’s case, just hinting at it) for a mass audience is way more effective a career booster than going to acting school.

Besides, anything that upsets Sarah Palin is OK with me.

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on November 18, 2009

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