Are proms getting out of control?
Dr. Keith Ablow weighs in
- Duration 3:50
- Date Apr 22, 2012
Dr. Keith Ablow weighs in
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-- -- clean up nicely done Smith fiasco in the end here about Hulu -- is smooth you're alive and raisins and for me you know we you don't go to.
This is working on and I actually will go to -- It looks like the days of a simple invitation to the -- -- over.
More and more teenagers are getting very creative about how they've copied from question look at these videos.
But between these -- polls polls and the big box spent on the big game hasn't gotten the point -- probably is out of control and what does -- say about the generation of teens joining us now is Fox News contributor.
-- -- -- nice to see this morning.
Good to see you this is working on -- and it may be I.
-- try to gain because what I would ask YSE girl to prom would turn me down I walked over her house with some roses.
And she said an article on with somebody else but now -- -- her big elaborate may like may that would work -- Yeah well listen it may well have worked but not because she would have liked you and student right now it's all about celebrity and performance very busy they're both the girl you know what it's about the spectacle and then narcissus and involved.
So you don't even necessarily have to be focused on the -- what you want is a big audience and it says it's not even normal.
So -- -- is this -- by product of reality TV.
Where everybody's you know it's -- for fifteen minutes you have to -- door in your own from proposal to get any attention.
That's exactly right this is the direct descendant of reality TV.
And and FaceBook and all the ways that young people are Cleve.
From their real emotions and now it's not enough to go to the prom you got to perform at the prom.
Everything's turned into a mini reality TV issue series -- and the trouble with that is it.
It extinguish is your real feelings it -- you free from your real emotions you go to do a real job in the future.
And you know if you -- -- yourself you can't get you work done.
It's not so what is an RSS is it because as as you mentioned here if you typed the word -- invite in the YouTube -- over 800 results right now.
Will you go to the prom with me has over 9000.
Videos on YouTube right now.
Everything from creating singing to a scavenger -- hiding invitations inside of cakes but filming at all -- put it out there on the -- And all of those people who posted those all of those people have posted those are at risk.
For drug abuse and higher amounts -- -- at risk for not having real relationships.
Their risk for not being real friends and they're not real people.
Because who would post there's thing on YouTube it's that complicated and and and highly evolved only somebody on his or her way.
And those folks need to sustain that artificial high any way they can I wouldn't hire him.
I wouldn't go to the -- with them and I wouldn't be their friend.
I'm just for fun -- -- would like to see Clayton Morris is prom picture I don't -- again.
I think we should I would -- it it's really fantastic but obligated to analyze this.
-- -- is there anything more frightening that you -- -- be tied up.
I think he's only gotten better with time tough tough -- That's good guy and just for posterity let's show you allison's because it looks like she's on her way to see any future -- What he frilly top out that there.
I -- more -- -- with my boyfriend there.
Letter -- well I don't know that that you know deserve some sort of sky writing proposals I think that's true whatever it takes to get a girl like that -- the -- you do if you -- a bit and doctor -- -- next week we will show you your problem.
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