Student Life Spoofing

College students turn to online video to communicate common stresses

Implications - Seeking an outlet for expression, college students are turning to online videos to communicate common annoyances associated with student life. Referencing fears of debt, failing and disappointing family, students are using online platforms to humorize traditionally heavy subject matters. This reflects a turn toward more social forms of handling stress, particularly for those of a younger age range.
SCORE: 2.8
Untested Top 4 Examples: 1,275 Total Clicks May 13 - May 15
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Consumer Insight Topics: Pop CultureCelebsViralHumor
Caffeinated Icy Film Spoofs - Olivia Mowry's Frozen Song Parody Asks 'Do You Wanna Go to Starbucks?'
SCORE: 3.4
Untested 417 Clicks Pub: May 9, 14
Caffeinated Icy Film Spoofs
Olivia Mowry's Frozen Song Parody Asks 'Do You Wanna Go to Starbucks?'
‘Do You Wanna Go To Starbucks?’ is a very relatable Frozen song parody for any university student that’s ever gone on a caffeine binge before cramming before an exam or project... [More]
College Disillusionment Anthems - The Graduation Song Helps Scare Young High School Graduates
SCORE: 2.8
Untested 415 Clicks Pub: May 30, 13
College Disillusionment Anthems
The Graduation Song Helps Scare Young High School Graduates
Any high school students out there who are excited for prom and can’t wait to venture off to college and experience all the freedom associated with graduation may think twice after watching... [More]
Life-Failing Tutorials - Find Out How Easy it is to Disappoint Your Parents in 61 Seconds
SCORE: 1.9
Untested 278 Clicks Pub: May 21, 13
Life-Failing Tutorials
Find Out How Easy it is to Disappoint Your Parents in 61 Seconds
There are so many ways to disappoint your parents that it’s amazing parents everywhere haven’t disowned any and all offspring. In this viral video from BuzzFeedVideo, which already has... [More]
Debt-Themed Pop Parodies - This Partition Parody Laments Your Student Loan Woes
SCORE: 0.8
Untested 165 Clicks Pub: Apr 18, 14
Debt-Themed Pop Parodies
This Partition Parody Laments Your Student Loan Woes
Self-described “star on the rise” Chanel Carrol has created a Partition parody to lament the state of her student loans. After a college experience consisting of “four whole years... [More]