Paro Deez Is Ratchet As F*ck
Huffington Post - about 2 years
I know very little about anything, but I can pretend to know more than I actually do about a few topics -- namely, beer, art, shoes, and that's about it. But entertainment? Not so much. Particularly online. I still think the internet (yes, lowercase "i," I'm taking a stand) is for porn, cat memes, and YouTube trolls. But I do know genius when I see it. I knew it when I saw, Liam Kyle Sullivan's Shoes; I knew it when I saw college friend, Randall's The Crazy Nastyass Honey Badger; and I knew it upon seeing Paro Deez. What is Paro Deez? Well, I don't want to oversell it, so I'll just say that it's only one of the most brilliant online features today. Basically, the creator takes clips of young pop stars being interviewed on a host of television programs, and then splices them together, creating a dialogue and a narrative among the pop stars rooted in competition, obloquies, and brutal oneupmanship. At first the segments come across as petty and superficial, primarily because the ...
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