The Gathering of the Juggalo Parody Videos
April 26, 2010 10:34 AM Subscribe
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An Oral History of the Insane Clown Posse Parodies. "[T]he group is enjoying a resurgence in attention, if not popularity, from a wave of Internet comedy videos poking fun at their music and their legions of harlequin-faced fans, who call themselves Juggalos... Here, Insane Clown Posse, the writers of “Saturday Night Live” and the creator of “Juggalo News” retrace the path of this unlikely media circus."[previously, previouslier]
: Purely theorizing, [ICP] may have realized that they’d already jumped off the cliff, and then they’re like, actually, this is a smart thing too. They certainly know that it’s weird and that it’s funny at times to some people. The odd thing is that they must also know, to other fans, it’s a very intense and serious thing. The marriage of those two in their minds is an interesting thing to me, that I imagine they maybe don’t think about too much. They’re just like, some people like us because of the absurdity, and some find a semi-religious mythology that they follow."