Looking for a unique gift idea?
The Universal Posters website is offering you the opportunity to decide what David Hasselhoff will say on the autographed photo poster you order.
What message would your friend or family member most like to get from The Hoff, posing as a sexy bare-chested surfing Santa, or a suave, cigar-smoking convertible driver in a pinstriped suit?
Implications - It used to be hard to get close to a celebrity, but with Twitter and the Internet, that challenge is diminishing. Celebs use the web as a medium for publicity stunts and as a way to boost their credibility even if it means making fun of themselves -- as it appears to be in this case. As this continues, it becomes effortless for the media, companies and celebs to reach consumers (and vice versa), which may lead to a society even more fixed on pop culture than it already is.