Steven Blum has written more than 2,000 blog posts as a founding member of AndroidPIT's English editorial team. A graduate of the University of Washington, Steven Blum also studied Journalism at George Washington University in Washington D.C. for two years. Since then, his writing has appeared in The Stranger, The Seattle P-I, Blackbook Magazine and Venture Villlage. He loves the HTC One and hopes the company behind it still exists in a few years.
That's perhaps the only appropriate response to the music video about Facebook which premiered on YouTube a few short days ago. The clip is like a Christian music video, although the diety they're praising is the all-knowing Mark Zuckerberg, not Jesus. It's got WTF written all over it in bright red highlighter. Take a look:
However, I AM thankful the video was posted because I did some research and found tons more Facebook-related music videos online.There's like this whole subculture of musicians inspired by our social networking tendencies. There's this great anti-Facebook song by a singer whose ex tried to add her as a friend:
A hilarious social-networking themed Eurovision song:
This cheery, tongue-in-cheek 80's themed parody:
And this Spanish Facebook song which I can't quite understand but find quite catchy nonetheless...
In related news, Facebook's stock has dropped. The company ended its first day of trading a mere $.23 above the deal price and today, Day 2, it has dropped more than 10% akready. It is still too early to pass judement on whether it is a disappointment as an investment, as newcomers to the stock exchange often have tumultuous first days.