• October 9, 2016

Top 10 Celebrity Plagiarism Accusations

Top 10 Celebrity Plagiarism Accusations

Famous people get caught plagiarizing just like students in universities and your every day worker. Just as it is a serious crime that can get you expelled from your college, plagiarism leaves an ugly stain on the reputation of celebrities as well. People like Melania Trump, Beyoncé, Joe Biden and even Martin Luther King Jr., have been accused of copying other people’s work – though not all people are actually found guilty despite the claims. One of the most common places of plagiarism is within the music industry, where most recently, notable cases have appeared in the hands of Robin Thicke for Blurred Lines (featuring Pharrell Williams and TI), Coldplay vs Joe Satriani for Viva La Vida and many more. Melania Trump as accused of copying part of Michelle Obama’s speech, and even the great James Cameron was accused of plagiarism for his motion picture epic, Avatar.

00:45 #10. Melania Trump’s Scripted SNAFU
02:04 #9. Beyoncé’s Love of Belgian Choreography
03:07 #8. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Plagiarized Doctoral Dissertation
04:01 #7. Helen Keller’s Burst of Inspiration
04:54 #6. Jane Goodall’s Chaotic Method of Wikipedia Note Taking
06:02 #5. Joe Biden’s Admiration for Famous Orators
07:07 #4. Robin Thicke’s Blurred Lines
08:53 #3, #2 & #1 ???

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9 thoughts on “Top 10 Celebrity Plagiarism Accusations

  1. I feel like it’s a sad statement about our culture when the political stuff
    is pushed to the earlier part of the list while the meaningless celerity
    bullshit is at the top

  2. Can you imagine being superfamous to find out that watchmojo ranked you 5th
    “Top 10 Celebrity Plagiarism Accusations Redux” for plagarising your entire
    collection of homework throughout all of highschool

  3. Happy to reiterate that the woman impersonating Melania Trump is brilliant
    actor and singer Laura Benanti. Please look her up and check out her work
    because she is amazing.

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