Neologism Watch: Starcissism

I love newly coined words and phrases. “Starcissim” is a gem in The New York Times this morning:

Here’s a concept: starcissism, a pop star’s mixture of self-love, self-promotion, self-absorption and self-awareness. It’s the core of Kanye West’s third album, “Graduation” (Roc-A-Fella), due for release on Tuesday, and yes, he has earned it. But it’s also a letdown.