For his next act, viral video guru Patrice Wilson welcomes your hate

Patrice Wilson hate

Illustration by J. Longo

Five years ago, Patrice Wilson gave the world Rebecca Black and ‘Friday.’ Since then, he’s tried to repeat that flukey, viral success—to no avail. So what does he do next?

Audra Schroeder

Audra Schroeder

Audra Schroeder is the Daily Dot’s senior entertainment writer, and she focuses on streaming, comedy, and music. Her work has previously appeared in the Austin Chronicle, the Dallas Observer, NPR, ESPN, Bitch, and the Village Voice. She is based in Austin, Texas.