I’m thinking that having an action or behavior named after you is not the kind of publicity you’re looking for when you’re a high profile celebrity. Let’s look at other celebs with actions named after them, and see if there’s a pattern.
“Pullin’ A Miley”: Celebrities Who Have Actions Named After Them
Toby Keith was just at the Nobel Peace Prize party to have fun, right? Drink a little, dance a little, slant your eyes with your fingers, just as Will Smith raps the word “yellow” during a live performance. It’s all, um, in fun? Now, Asian American groups are speaking out against Toby. And people are saying that Toby “pulled a Miley” when he made that racist-looking gesture since she notoriously did the same thing in a photo earlier this year. [NY Daily News]