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I am that girl who wakes up on the morning of an award show, does a twirl or two & gleefully sets up her DVR for the red carpets, interviews & production. God forbid, there are any recording conflicts. Why? Because award show season is the holiday season for me. Merry Chrismukkah, everyone.
The lead up to the Video Music Awards on MTV is always a time of personal reflection — not only on how removed I’ve become from the popular music of the day, but also on what videos I might pick for the various awards that are up for grabs, if in some Bizarro universe someone actually gave a shit about my opinion.
The critic and sexual theorist Camille Paglia has declared her disdain for pop sensation Lady Gaga. In London’s Sunday Times, Paglia – an avowed fan of Madonna – declares Gaga “the first major star of the digital age.” The phrase implies disconnection and falsehood: the critic’s own preference for what she might term analog pop is clear.