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Let’s compare and contrast, shall we?

As Jim does busy himself with the real music, allow me to take a moment to compare and contrast two artists, who perhaps are now one artist as they are becoming quite difficult to distinguish . . . Lady Gaga: …

Thu, May 6, 2010, 12:18

   

As Jim does busy himself with the real music, allow me to take a moment to compare and contrast two artists, who perhaps are now one artist as they are becoming quite difficult to distinguish . . . Lady Gaga:

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And then, Christina Aguilera:

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Obviously this is meant in jest, because Gaga’s video is at least, in some ways, subversive, creative and doesn’t spend two of its four minutes attempting to sell things to us. But really, can’t we have some originality*?

Although, all of that said, both of these songs have grown on me to the point that, were I to hear them in a club, well . . . I may just dance. A little.

* And no, kids, kissing a girl in your video neither makes you original nor subversive.