15-year-old Miley Cyrus
is now upset with the "artistic" photo spread
of herself in Vanity Fair. Here's my take: Even if you put aside the obvious moral reasons that you would not want your 15-year-old daughter to participate in such a photo-shoot -- this simply makes no business sense.
If Cyrus wants to compete with Britney, Lindsay
, and Paris
, she will have a hard time of it. Maintaining a wholesome image, by contrast, would make her incredibly marketable -- not just today -- but in the future. Why? Because she would essentially have the niche to herself. I don't get it ...