Being rich and famous is something many people desire. Especially those involved in the entertainment industry. Nevertheless money and fame doesn’t automatically make you the most moral person or even a positive role model. It’s true that millions of people around the world seem to love and adore their favorite celebrities even to the point of justifying their actions. But some of these actions are so outrageous that it makes you wonder how a sane person can execute them. Furthermore, you would think that celebrities, personalities who are admired by such a huge mass of people, would at least try to be role models and elevate our faith in humanity. Sadly, this isn’t the case. Quite the opposite, celebrities have been part of some of the most atrocious offences against anything that seems moral and right. It’s pretty sad. From Hulk Hogan, a wrestling icon revered by many only to reveal his racist inclinations; to what used to be a sweet beautiful Miley Cyrus, these are 25 Famous People Who Have Shattered Our Faith In Humanity.
Maybe this says more about us than it does about them. After all, they are humans too. Broken, imperfect, and trying to figure life out just like all of us.
During the 2008 presidential campaign, rumors surfaced that Senator John Edwards had been having an affair for years and fathered a child with a campaign staffer while his wife publicly battled breast cancer. During a 2008 interview he admitted to having an affair but denied being the child’s father. In 2010 he admitted to being the father and was indicted in 2011 for using campaign funds to cover up the affair.
Having gone from being good, clean, and moral to totally dirty, sexed up, and provocative, Miley Cyrus has been a huge disappointment to all the mothers and daughters who once saw her as a role model in Hannah Montana.
Reese Witherspoon had been the last remaining America’s Sweetheart (after the fall of Britney Spears and Miley Cyrus more recently) but that changed after a video surfaced of the actress challenging a police officer who had pulled her and her husband over on suspicion of driving under the influence. What made things even worse is that she even tried the “Don’t you know who I am?” card. She was arrested anyways.
Tiger Woods used to be a sports icon and what appeared to be a true family man. However, he turned out to be an adulterer who didn’t respect his wife and ruined his family over his sex addiction and lies.
Dr. Nancy Snyderman
After being exposed to an Ebola-affected area while filming a news segment for NBC, Dr. Nancy Snyderman violated the twenty-one-day-period quarantine and made a secret run to a New Jersey restaurant, putting other people at risk of catching the deadly virus just because she felt like dining out.