Why Fame is Different from Recall

This introductory piece to a special feature on the value of fame reminds us that we all knew where we were when Princess Diana died and when John Lennon was shot.

Why Fame is Different from Recall

 

We have all had the 'where were you when...' conversation. When Princess Diana died, when John Lennon was shot and, for anyone over 50, when John F. Kennedy was assassinated. the details of where you were,...