Because the Kardashians or US politics aren’t going to get you paid.
You’ve worked so hard to get to the point that you’re at. We live in a world where individuals would rather watch hours of TMZ than put in the necessary work to be “on TMZ”. You’ll find yourself comparing yourself to your peers quite often. Don’t do that, it gives you a false sense of accomplishment. You have to be relentlessly productive to get shit done and reach your full potential.