Rebecca Black comes out as queer
'I think, to me, the word queer feels really nice.'
On Apr 9, 2020 by Nahila Bonfiglio
St. Patrick’s Day and SXSW: The collision of 2 Austin traditions
Amid the chaos of SXSW, with its swirl of parties and marketing, it’s easy to overlook a much older tradition.
On Feb 9, 2017 by Doug Freeman
The drunk Friday Lizard meme is ready for the weekend
You have been visited by the Friday Lizard.
On Nov 17, 2016 by Jay Hathaway
The rise and fall of ‘Bye Felicia,’ this generation’s coldest reply
The ultimate kiss-off is over two decades old.
On Sep 3, 2016 by April Siese
Every day of the week gets a shoutout in this chronological supercut
From Saturday to Friday, it's a full week of music.
On Feb 24, 2015 by Rae Votta
‘Shush Up’: Behind Patrice Wilson’s pretty hate-click machine
Is Patrice Wilson critiquing this very American obsession with empty culture and shock tactics, or is he just profiting from it?
On Feb 14, 2014 by Audra Schroeder
Rebecca Black’s new single, ‘Saturday,’ kinda rules
"I'm trying to get Friday out of my head," Rebecca Black sings.
On Dec 7, 2013 by Cooper Fleishman
The Cat Writers’ Association is struggling with the Internet
At the 20th annual Cat Writers’ Association Conference, the theme was “Reinventing yourself for the digital age,” and many are struggling to do so.
On Nov 5, 2013 by Audra Schroeder
From the music factory that gave us “Friday,” “It’s Thanksgiving”
Nicole Westbrook's "It's Thanksgiving," is so much like Rebecca Black's "Friday," that they even have the same producer.
On Nov 9, 2012 by Michelle Jaworski
Rebecca Black’s new song isn’t awful
Could the YouTube sensation's "Sing It" actually be, well, good?
On May 8, 2012 by Jordan Valinsky
In Friday’s Reddit Digest, joy in a bag of Cheez Doodles
Start your weekend right with with today's alcohol and Cheez Doodle-filled Reddit Digest.
On Mar 30, 2012 by Kevin Morris
It’s been “Friday” for a whole year now
A year later, it's Friday again, it's still Rebecca Black's moment, and she remains a person of interest.
On Feb 10, 2012 by Owen Thomas
Black Friday sale at Kohl’s gets appropriate theme song
Rebecca Black's "Person of Interest" may have tanked, but the YouTuber's first hit just landed in primetime.
On Nov 21, 2011 by Lauren Rae Orsini