David Wagner

Category: Pop Culture

The Likelihood of a $12 Million Advance for Monica Lewinsky

Did you hear that Monica Lewinsky is getting an eight-figure book deal for her juicy tell-all? We’d take that with a grain of salt. Reports about huge advances have been wrong many times in the past, and they’re often used as a way to drum up publicity.

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‘Open Condom Style’ and Other K-Pop Mondegreens

Americans can’t get enough of the bizarre hit “Gangnam Style” by Korean pop star PSY. It has 53 million Youtube hits as of this writing, it’s the first K-pop single to top the iTunes video charts, and every news organization from The Washington Post to Time is gushing over it. But, as they do with most K-pop songs, Western listeners are hilariously mishearing its lyrics.

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Hologram Tupac: Part Of A Long History Of Singing With Ghosts

Ever since technology has enabled us to do so, we’ve been bringing musicians back from the dead for questionable “collaborations” and digital “duets.”

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