Hand it to Chris Crocker for demonstrating the Janus-like ability of the Internet to simultaneously fascinate and repel.
Following Britney Spears' impersonation of a sleepwalker at Sunday Night's MTV Video Music Awards, Crocker's lachyrmose defense of the pop singer's performance soared to the top of the YouTube most watched video chart.
Not only that, he received invites to appear on Howard Stern's radio program as well as on ABC, among other media stopovers. All for a recorded video close-up telling Britney's critics to go stuff it. Not bad.
At first, I dismissed this as mere … Read more