The California legislature passed a law that is supposed to limit paparazzi’s ability to take pictures of celebs’ in their private lives. How this will be enforced, since no legislation trumps the Constitution, remains to be seen. However, the people over at DoYouRemember.com are concerned about this new law. They point out how these paparazzi pictures bear more than a slight resemblance to great arts. Here’s what they have to say:
While most of humanity is sick and tired of being thrashed with trashy images the moment you jump online, I was struck by the sad prospect of a curb to the wealth of photographs found on TMZ-like websites. To me, these ostensibly low-rent celeb images are just the opposite—they’re commensurate to art of the highest variety. To prove my point (and genius insight), here is a list of 12 celebrities and their painterly doppelgängers.
What follows are some side-by-side comparisons of famous pieces of arts with some of the biggest paparazzi targets out there (current and former). Here are a couple of examples: Paris Hilton and Lindsay Lohan. Go to DoYouRemember.com to see more, including Kim Kardashian (OUCH), Kourtney Kardashian, ‘The Hunger Games’ star Jennifer Lawrence and even Brad Pitt (among others) resemble. Hilarious!
Photos by DoYouRemember.com