WHILE THE LAMESTREAM media has been concerning itself with Donald Trump signing pledges, refugee crises, and whether or not Smokin’ Joe will run for president next year, the internet has found more important topics to focus on this week: detourning Kanye West, asking Miley Cyrus what’s good, and finding the best way to avoid people in public. This, dear reader, is the pick of what might have slipped past you in the last seven days on the World Wide Web.
What Happened: Nicki Minaj’s slam on MTV Video Music Awards host Miley Cyrus goes viral… on Cyrus’ Instagram account.
Where It Blew Up: Twitter, Instagram, blogs, media think pieces
What Really Happened: For those who didn’t see the MTV VMAs last weekend, you missed Minaj and Cyrus having an on-stage to-do in response to comments Cyrus made to the New York Times about Minaj’s reaction to missing out on a VMA nomination for Video of the Year. Basically, Minaj ended her speech by saying, “Back to this bitch who had a lot to say about me the other day in the press. Miley, what’s good?” You could almost hear the meme being born.
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