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We're consuming Gabby Petito's death like it's a Netflix drama - but we can't forget this is real life

1 month ago   |   By Marie Claire

A 22-year-old woman is dead, so why is the overwhelming public response to treat her like a celebrity? Gabby Petito's death is being treated like a crime drama - we this is real life Three weeks ago, the world wasn't familiar with the name Gabby Petito. Yet now, it yields more than 27 million search results on Google, and there are almost one million people following her Instagram account.
There's been a real sense of mystery that's surrounded the disappearance of 22-year-old ‘Youtuber' Gabby Petito. And it's not surprising to see why, when you consider that the sequence of events leading...
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