What does fifteen minutes of fame mean and have you ever had it?

I ve become quite famous in my city today after I placed a news article in the newspaper and have since received embarrassment. But what does fifteen minutes of fame really mean?

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  • 1 month ago

    Metaphor for a very short period of fame. Once everyone forgets, you’ll be normal again

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  • Mrcury
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    1 month ago

    It's just a metaphor

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  • I had a few years of it in the 1960s, but those who might remember me are confined to long term care homes.

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