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Want to know where influencers spring from? Look at their parents

By Hadley Freeman

How my heart leapt when the US college admissions scandal drew in a sitcom star and her Insta-famous daughter

What’s happening with Olivia Jade, the Instagram influencer who was named and shamed in the US college admissions scandal?
Dawn, London

I’m back! As some of you (well, my mother) may have noticed, I have been away for a few weeks. Booking time off is always exciting, isn’t it? Until that time off comes around and you realise you are now missing the most exciting news story ever. What, Brexit? The Mueller report? I guess they have their newsy appeal. But, no. I am referring to the US college admissions scandal, a story that involves privileged American kids, the actor Felicity Huffman and a cast member from Full House! The only way this story could appeal to me more is if it was filmed by John Hughes and renamed Hadley Freeman’s Day Off.

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Via:: https://www.theguardian.com/fashion/2019/apr/03/now-we-know-where-influencers-spring-from-parents-who-bribe-colleges