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Thanks to unsettling cartoon pornography. Pepper of hip hop" and a "masterpiece" by critics. For a while there, we forgot that Kanye has been making the music half of "rap music" since he was years old. Before he ever picked up a microphone, other big names, such as Jay-Z, Nas and Ludacriswere clamoring to rap over his beats.
Brian Wilson had a reputation as a tortured genius, crippled by shyness and stage fright but with a head full of opaque brilliance that the rest of us could appreciate only when he sat down at his piano. It might be time to start thinking of Kanye West as the opposite of Brian Wilson.
Instead of struggling with crippling shyness, Kanye forces his fans to deal with his crippling case of whatever the opposite of shyness is.
Other than that, the two men are identical. And also his necklace retardation. And all he can do is impotently shake his fist into the camera and make a bunch of nonsense threats.
The video exploded on Digg, Reddit and everywhere else. The family wound up on Good Morning fucking America. But the truth is It was 4chan making sexual advances to, and then real-life death threats toward, an elementary school girl.
Historians may never know whether it started with real pedophiles or simply hipsters making pedophile jokes in order to be shocking they invented the "Pedobear" meme, a child-molestation themed mascotbut we know that the No. Which, on the plus side, is a great way to meet real live FBI agents.
Anonymous sprung into action. This is the type of cause Anonymous really gets into. Some of you may know them only for their attacks on Scientology or their defense of the WikiLeaks leakers.
And by "like this," we mean they hunted down the personal information of an year-old girl, including her home address and phone number, and began calling her house at all hours and making death threats. Hundreds and hundreds of 4chan posters jumped onboard, unified in their drive to terrorize a small child.
But hey, at least they donated all that money to Iran. Continue Reading Below Continue Reading Below Advertisement She was eventually placed under police protection, and her father flipped out and made his hilarious rant into her webcam to try to get Anonymous to back off.
A meme was born.
They say one of the worst things you find out about the world as an adult is the way the oppressed, when given the chance, can be just as horrible as their oppressors. They find themselves operating by the same rules as any bully: This, but with thousands of people in Guy Fawkes masks instead of a little boy.
Continue Reading Below Advertisement But most of us who find ourselves on the "geek" side of the equation want to see ourselves as the oppressed and righteous minority, so we cheered on Anonymous and mocked the ignorant hillbillies.
Meanwhile, Anonymous went back to their favorite hobby: Defacing Facebook memorial pages of dead children. The Sunday Times of London promised a movie about the "seamy life of the Facebook boss" who is "driven not just by money or fame but also sexual insecurity.
Continue Reading Below Advertisement Once the movie came out, the real fact-checking began. Continue Reading Below Advertisement But the truth is Everyone was completely right that the movie is full of lies and half-truths.
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