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It clearly seemed worth it to the 28-year-old England footballer Adam Johnson, who has pleaded guilty to two counts of sexual abuse of a 15-year-old girl. But what about the old days, when David Bowie was deflowering Lori Maddox, one of the so-called “baby groupies” of the era? Since Bowie’s death last month, commentators have asked whether we should be celebrating a man known to have had sex with a minor, and whether it’s possible to separate the art from the artist. Iggy Pop, Jimmy Page, Steven Tyler, Jerry Lee Lewis – they were all at it.
He would have known what he stood to lose when he began sending lewd texts and arranging meetings with her, but still he followed his impulses. Those were different times, we are told; to a point, it’s true.
There’s the thrill of a beautiful young body, of course, but there’s more to it than that.
There’s the ego trip of being with a teenager who is so easily impressed that a car, or a flat – any signifier of independence – can seem dazzlingly mature. But it’s also emotionally and intellectually unbalanced and potentially exploitative.
This is why the responsibility lies with the older party: the man looking at the luminous flesh of a teenager and wondering if he or she is worth the risk. Selector .selector_input_interaction .selector_input. Selector .selector_input_interaction .selector_spinner. I remember what it was like to be young and “on the cusp”.I didn’t think much beyond this fact, or why these men wouldn’t prefer to hang out with women their own age.I was more preoccupied with what I saw: worldliness, sophistication, a gateway to adulthood.