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Rebecca Black's "Friday" — This Week's Worst Song of All Time

Old 02-12-20, 01:01 PM
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Re: Rebecca Black's "Friday" — This Week's Worst Song of All Time

I have an older cousin who married into a filthy rich family. They ended up paying insane amounts of money for one of their daughter's "music" career, while she was in her early teens. She pulled a Friday as well; recorded songs, cut a video, everything. All a vanity project, of course. She also ended up getting a lot of shit from her schoolmates, bullying and jeers and what-not.

I can't imagine what that must have been like for Rebecca Black on a national/global scale.

That said, man she is looking fine now

EDIT: Rebecca Black, not my cousin's daughter. Although she's an attractive looking woman too.
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Re: Rebecca Black's "Friday" — This Week's Worst Song of All Time

^ at the edit!

I discovered this song like last year. I torture my daughter with it.

Black didn't deserve the hate, the people who wrote the damn thing do.

At any rate, I'm seeing everything and time is passing, so I gotta go ...
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Re: Rebecca Black's "Friday" — This Week's Worst Song of All Time

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Yeah, she's certainly, um.. grown up?
Looks like a still from “teens first porn”.
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She got a 6 page thread and all the bands or musicians that have talent or can actually sing get maybe 2 or less.

Is that guy who went crazy defending Britney Spears still around?
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Re: Rebecca Black's "Friday" — This Week's Worst Song of All Time

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Is that guy who went crazy defending Britney Spears still around?
Forget him, where's the 'From Justin To Kelly' fanboy??
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I stand by my feelings from back then.
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With all their talent Maroon 5 wrote and recorded a song much worse than Friday. And the powerful music industry has foisted it on to radio and television and it's everywhere, and no one calls them out for it being shit. I feel bad for Rebecca Black, she (or her parents) spent a pittance to record a shit song, and everyone ripped her to pieces. Maroon 5's record company is spending millions to promote a far worse song. And no one makes fun of them. They deserve to be laughed off the stage.
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Re: Rebecca Black's "Friday" — This Week's Worst Song of All Time

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Yeah, she's certainly, um.. grown up?


Holy shit.
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I know, those flowers are dead.
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Her garb and the expression on her face suggests she thinks she's some kind of bombshell. Second stab at stardom.
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Re: Rebecca Black's "Friday" — This Week's Worst Song of All Time

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Her garb and the expression on her face suggests she thinks she's some kind of bombshell. Second stab at stardom.
Yeah, she's still pretty much a kid, and in another 10 years she'll be all, "god, what was I thinking!" all over again.
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Re: Rebecca Black's "Friday" — This Week's Worst Song of All Time

She's 22.
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Exactly. She's 22. She can pull that look off. It's better than when a 40-something tries to (and we've ALL seen that)
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Re: Rebecca Black's "Friday" — This Week's Worst Song of All Time

If they ever need a Cardassian for the Picard series, she should try out.
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Re: Rebecca Black's "Friday" — This Week's Worst Song of All Time

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She's 22.
Yeah, still a kid who doesn't know much better.
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Re: Rebecca Black's "Friday" — This Week's Worst Song of All Time

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Her garb and the expression on her face suggests she thinks she's some kind of bombshell. Second stab at stardom.
Would you dispute her self-image?

I mean, gotta git down on Friday!
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Would you dispute her self-image?

I mean, gotta git down on Friday!
Don't forget, yesterday was Thursday and tomorrow is Saturday. And Sunday comes afterwards. Partyin', partyin' (yeah).

Based on those deep lyrics, I reckon she's too cerebral for me.
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Re: Rebecca Black's "Friday" — This Week's Worst Song of All Time

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Yeah, still a kid who doesn't know much better.


18 and over is fair game.
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18 and over is fair game.
I'm talking about having lived long enough for proper wisdom and discernment - I don't know what the fuck you're talking about.
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Amen to that. It is a bit weird seeing comments like that.
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It is odd to think that an attractive 22 year old would want to exploit her sex appeal in order to further her music career.

At least she’s an adult and can make her own decisions.
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Exactly. All I was getting at was that I would bang. She's fine as hell. But then the white knights appear and it goes all to shit.
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^She looks like the broad in your avatar.
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^She looks like the broad in your avatar.
Yeah, she's got an Uma Thurman from Pulp Fiction vibe going on.
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Re: Rebecca Black's "Friday" — This Week's Worst Song of All Time

Friday is a masterpiece compared to Old Town Road.


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Old Town Road is a masterpiece of simplicity.

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