Kim Kardashian attributed her complete job to social media in an interview filmed ahead of she was targeted by armed robbers.
The mom-of-two’s chat with Bill Whitaker aired on U.S. Tv display 60 Minutes on Sunday evening (23Oct16), but was shot some time ahead of Kim was bound, gagged and held at gunpoint by a gang of masked robbers at her hotel apartment in Paris, France, in the early hours at the starting of October.
Considering that the traumatic incident, Kim has been holed up in her Los Angeles mansion, with her good friends and household taking above her social media duties. Sources near to the reality star declare she blamed herself right after sharing pictures of her huge collection of high-priced jewellery on internet sites like Snapchat, and vowed to curb her social media presence in the wake of the robbery. Even so, in the course of her 60 Minutes interview, Kim was asked if she would be renowned without her prolific social media presence, to which she replied: “Not in this way. I totally attribute my career to social media.” Whitaker didn’t pull any punches in the course of the chat, asking Kim a query quite a few have wondered about when he quizzed her about what her real talent is. But Kim had the ideal response: “It is a talent to have a brand which is actually prosperous off of obtaining men and women to like you for you. “I would think that has to involve some sort of talent, you know?” Kim very first became recognized as Paris Hilton’s assistant, in advance of a sex tape and subsequent actuality television deal catapulted her into the spotlight. Given that then, she has collaborated with sisters Khloe and Kourtney on several ventures, with her profile additional enhanced when she married rapper Kanye West. She also explained in the course of the interview that she thinks the pros of currently being well known and the life style that comes with it outweigh the cons, incorporating: “I do think that the pros in my situation and my life-style have been much more advantageous than the negative items.”
Whitaker then mentioned to Kim, “You monetised the act of residing,” to which she replied, “Yeah, I guess so”.