January 3rd, 2015

Who Is Paul McCartney?

So, on New Year's Day Kanye West released a duet with Paul McCartney. Twitter then blew up with messages like this:


At which point other people got horrified and made posts like this:


But here is the thing. Do you really expect 20 year olds to know about the bass player for a 50 year old boy band? Do you think 20 year olds in 50 years will know much about One Direction? You are talking about a super old, super over rated group that hasn't existed since the early 1970s. It would be sad if music and culture had stagnated enough that these kids all did know who he was.