K-Pop Stans’ Trump Prank Ratchets Up the Internet Wars

Optimism about the internet’s role in politics peaked around the time of the Arab Spring, then steadily collapsed into alarm and despair until this weekend, when it ticked up again after President Donald Trump held a disappointing campaign rally. There are various ways to interpret the lower-than-expected turnout at the Tulsa, Oklahoma event, but among … Read more K-Pop Stans’ Trump Prank Ratchets Up the Internet Wars

How TikTok Teens Trolled The Trump Campaign

U.S. President Donald Trump’s campaign rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on Saturday hosted a fraction of the expected supporters. Some of the no-shows may have been teenagers who decided to RSVP with no intention of attending. Over the past few days, people who oppose Trump organized efforts on social-media apps TikTok, Instagram and Twitter to sign up for the … Read more How TikTok Teens Trolled The Trump Campaign

Lisa Nandy: ‘Britney and buses, that’s my role’

Lisa Nandy talks about her Labour leadership campaign, her love of pop music and the need for people outside London to make policy decisions. The Wigan MP criticises the lack of flood defences available to support parts of the country that are currently ‘underwater’. She addresses the pledge card she signed to support the rights … Read more Lisa Nandy: ‘Britney and buses, that’s my role’

SuperM Answers K-Pop Questions From Twitter | Tech Support | WIRED

The members of SuperM use the power of Twitter to answer common questions about SuperM and K-pop. While doing so, Baekhyun, Taemin, Kai, Taeyong, Ten, Lucas, and Mark all say nice things about each other, reveal their favorite K-pop bands and talk about their all time favorite music videos. Some of the questions asked include: … Read more SuperM Answers K-Pop Questions From Twitter | Tech Support | WIRED

Max George Discusses the Meghan Markle DMs and His Music Comeback | This Morning

Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1JM41yF He gave up a football career after an injury, went on to have major pop music success with The Wanted, and when that came to an end he moved to the US and joined the cast of Glee! Now Max George is back with a brand new sound. He joins … Read more Max George Discusses the Meghan Markle DMs and His Music Comeback | This Morning

Music: Lady Gaga “Born This Way” Video Premieres

The video for Lady Gaga’s latest track “Born This Way” (above) has premiered this week, already attracting over 2.4 million views on YouTube since it was uploaded on 27 February 2011. The video features Lady Gaga as the “Big Mother” in outer space, in a start sequence which lasts over two minutes, that will appeal … Read more Music: Lady Gaga “Born This Way” Video Premieres

Music: UK Christmas Number One 2009 Announced Today

The UK pop music charts for the much fought over “Christmas Number One” title for 2009 are revealed this evening, following one of the most publicised battles of recent years. The UK Christmas Number One for 2009 is very close. Despite the Xmas Number 1 title being claimed by the winner of television talent search, … Read more Music: UK Christmas Number One 2009 Announced Today