06/29/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Susan Boyle's 15 Minutes Of Fame Is Up: Analysis

Normally, I wouldn't go into the ins and outs of Simon Cowell's current series on British TV. That's not what you click on to GlobalPost for ... But given the YouTube-generated planet-wide interest in "Britain's Got Talent" contestant Susan Boyle, and in the interest of explaining to you the very odd sociology of British media, I feel I must descend into the murky swamp of low culture.

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