Does Pop Culture Even Have to Be Made Up of Stuff That’s Popular?
9/10 B movies don't think so.
Pop culture—or parts of it, anyway—is kind of what we do here at The Mary Sue (and for that we need you, as this video points out), so take a few minutes to watch PBS Idea Channel expertly deconstruct just what makes up pop culture and what role each of us plays in it. As we nerds and geeks know all too well, pop culture isn’t always made up of things that are strictly numerically popular.
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