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There are the casual myspace users, then there is me, and hopefully you. Test your knowledge against me and The Great and All Knowing Tom to see if you have what it takes to be myspace lame. Be ready for an examination that will make the SAT's that you took that Saturday morning in highschool hung over seem like a walk in the park. Gab your Miller Lite, and.
Subscriber Account active since. Vibrantly androgynous, with cotton-candy wigs and head-to-toe tattoos, he has leveraged his penchant for stirring internet drama into a multimillion-dollar cosmetics brand and amassed 40 million social-media followers, many of them teenagers. But Star, now 34, built his beauty empire out of the success of an earlier career as an electropop musician during the internet's Myspace era in the late s. He was known back then as a "scene" fixture whose merchandise appeared in Hot Topic stores and who performed at the Warped Tour concert series. The online persona Star cultivated during that phase of his career, in his early 20s, was shocking and violent at times, with public videos of groping episodes and racist outbursts.
I was on Facebook the other day, and a feeling of frustration hit me. I was bored. Bored of the site, bored from the sameness of everyone of my friends walls, bored of the algorithms in place pushing posts I didn't care about to the top of my feed. Bored of the "trending news" topics that when compared to Twitter, seemed to be trending on Facebook and Facebook alone.