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There's nothing wrong with gawking over Richard Simmons's disappearance

Mar 22, 2017 - Washington Post Blogs

The uber-popular "Missing Richard Simmons" podcast, which concluded this week, is under attack for voyeurism. Host Dan Taberski's quest to discover why the hyper-energetic fitness guru bowed out of public life without so much as a fare-thee-well has been judged by outlets from the New York Times to Vulture to even The Press of Atlantic City to be "morally suspect," having the potential to be "irredeemably exploitative or emotionally dishonest," or "borderline exploitative." The New Yorker tak...