From DIY Holiday Photos to Viral Boy Band Parodies

By: Marissa Brassfield - Published:   Updated: Apr 4 2011 • References:
The cheesy articles in this cluster are lame with a side of cheese for sure, but they've gone viral nevertheless. Why? Because they make us laugh.

From cheesy choreographed dances to lame DIY holiday cards, these innovations are comedic glory. I'm a big fan of the hairy chest tank tops myself--what a perfect fashion piece to turn heads at the beach!

Implications - The rise of viral Internet humor has made it more socially acceptable for people to poke fun at themselves than ever before. This unilateral embrace of awkwardness and "cheesy" self-induced embarrassment has no bounds -- even celebrities, pop stars and famous politicians have gotten in on the act. Stats for 19 Cheesy Creations Trending: Older & Chilly
Traction: 5,046 clicks in 301 w
Interest: 4.9 minutes
Concept: 19 Cheesy Creations
Related: 124 examples / 95 photos
Segment: Males, 12-35
Comparison Set: 45 similar articles, including: ridiculous self-shots, boldly bizarre brides, and cheesy retro.