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The Purity of Ytiet’s Social Media Presence

Online virality for an entertainer is a double-edged sword. With exposure comes expectation, and expectation has revealed itself to be the sharper...

#DMVTaughtMe Something About Twitter

A couple of recent national trending topics on Twitter, #dmvtaughtme and #Atlantataughtme, showcased residents of the D.C. and Atlanta metro areas describing unique aspects...

YouTube Doesn’t Want Us To Change

I use YouTube for a lot of my music consumption. I've never bothered to customize my Pandora and Spotify accounts. Also, I have AdBlock on...

What They Say: #WomenWhoVoteTrump Is Heated

What appears to have been started as a trend mocking women who continue to support Donald Trump, the discussion under the #WomenWhoVoteTrump trend has...
BTS Incorrect Quotes

What I Love About Incorrect BTS Quotes and the ARMY

Perhaps I don't know shit about boy bands and boy band fan culture. But the BTS Army just hits different. Stumbling upon incorrect BTS...

Brother Nature Cancelled And Uncancelled In Mere Hours. Twitter Culture Proves It’s Trash

I've written on the topic of cancel culture multiple times now. But I haven't specifically dealt with the phenomenon of a celebrity's offensive yet...
Josh Gibson Babe Ruth Black

Josh Gibson: The Epic, Painful Answer To “What If Babe Ruth Was Black?”

The resurfacing of a century-old suspicion that legendary composer Ludwig van Beethoven had immediate African ancestry was one of Twitter's 2020 highlights....
Casey Lawrence, leanandcuisine

LeanandCuisine: When Someone Truly Talented Makes Viral Content

Highsnobiety did well to highlight his hilarious series of Instagram reactions to Avengers: Infinity War. But online entertainer LeanandCuisine, real name Casey Lawrence, deserves many...
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Middle Class Americans Must Know $100,000 A Year Is Not Rich

"Broke Bobby" Isn't Broke. He Likely Isn't Balling Either "Broke Bobby" is a symbol of detached wealth when he...

Ja Rule and How Twitter Forces Comedic Fiction Into Reality

It doesn't matter what you say. Did you say it first? Did you say it loudly? Did people think the mere thought of your statement being true was entertaining? Then congratulations,...