As Americans, when something goes wrong in the world, everyone tends to only think about themselves and how they are affected. Take Adele canceling her US tour on Tuesday for the second time this year. Of course, Adele is personally doing this to ruin our lives. Duh.
Obviously, that is not the case. But it does seem a bit concerning that Adele has had to face show cancellations–something artists go to as their very last resort–more than once. According to Billboard, “Adele’s doctors diagnosed her with a vocal cord hemorrhage, as she experienced earlier this year, and they have advised her that she will need an extended period of rest in order to fully recuperate.”