Here’s James Franco Covering Justin Bieber’s “Boyfriend”
I wouldn’t be surprised if James Franco has an intellectual explanation for everything he’s done in the however-many years since he started being a zany conceptual artist and stopped starring in crap movies like Flyboys. But from the outside, it seems like he mostly: 1.) Attends as many grad school programs as possible; 2.) Acts in movies; 3.) Does zany conceptual pop-art.
Today, via Vulture, we get to see more of #3: James Franco teaming up with actress Ashley Benson to lip-sync Justin Bieber’s “Boyfriend.”
Apparently, Franco posted this on his WhoSay account, which honestly I don’t know what that is but, he took it down, but someone preserved it on YouTube, for future James Franco art exhibit curators. Probably this is what Franco conceived would happen when he conceived this, his first conceptual Belieber fan vid.
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Well I mean first of all, it’s never a good idea to approach a hot black girl with an opening line about how much you love chocolate!
My son from the age of three always tells me about the “creeper man” who lives in my mom and dads bedroom. He brings it up after he visits them. I made the mistake once of asking what he looks like. My son said “Oh, he doesn’t have a face.”
We live in a time where media is considered obscenely trendy. By its very nature, media is meant to be trendy–a story must delivered in a timely, entertaining, and easy-to-digest fashion.
They would meet on Facebook because Sally would post (under her customized settings she created, viewable to “friends” and “friends of friends” but hidden from “work colleagues” and “environmental studies classmates” and “ex boyfriends and lovers” but still available to…