How Sex Tapes Turned Us Into Performance Critics

Celebrity leaks are always good for a voyeuristic thrill, but they also bring out the worst in us

Tirhakah Love
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8 min readJan 28, 2020

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Illustration: Richard Chance

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Tirhakah Love
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African from Texas• Staff Writer at LEVEL • Black politics, Celebrity interviews, TV & Film Criticism • Previously: MTV News, San Francisco Chronicle