Category Archives: My Blog

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The Value Of Being Trolled

For about a week I have been wanting to write a blog post called “the value of being trolled” about how negativity online is related to cultural value. The introductory example was going to be Rebecca Black’s Friday, along with her recently uploaded video “Rebecca Black Reacts to Friday,” in which she cringe-watches her way [...]

Mabson Enterprises, Mish Mash Mush and The Dark Arts

My Review of “Now That’s What I Call Mabson, Vol. 7″ (of which I am a contributor): A few days ago Kyle Mabson released his 7th compilation of “remixes” or “covers” or “versions” of top 40 hits to bandcamp. He calls for entries using social media tools and people he knows or doesn’t know submit [...]

RIDE THE WAVE

My thoughts on these 2 videos and what it means or doesn’t mean: Dis Magazine phrases this discussion in a way I like: “Who wore it best?” The issue is not about authenticity, originality, or even any sense of linear time. From my very limited understanding of the fashion world, styles change hands so quickly [...]