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Evolutionary explanations into the attraction of celebrity- Neophilia

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Neophilia is the love of novelty that humans posses. For females choosing a mate,
this would have led to a demand for more creative displays from potential
partners. Male choice could have favoured creative courtship displays, which

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No evolutionary explanation can explain how homosexuality has evolved.

These theories only explain why females choose mates, we don't know if males
are attracted to creative females.


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