If there is something we can conclude about pop culture, it would be the fact that it is everywhere. Whatever we do, wherever we go, pop culture will always be present. Once we get out of our aluminum garage door in Tulsa, we are already getting the hype of the popular culture. So below is the list of the signs you have to watch out if you want to determine yourself as obsessed with pop culture.

  • You base your friendships with the TV series you are a fan of. Basically, you easily get friends with someone if you share the same taste for a TV show.
  • You are not feeling “ok” every time a celebrity couple would break up.
  • You get so emotional and insane every time you are present at a concert.
  • You give hilarious judgments to people who do not like your favorite TV shows or movies.
  • You have memorized all the choreography of at least one or more Beyonce songs and Britney hits.
  • You love that celebrity-inspired haircut and so you will have it. You’ll cut your hair as if you want to be these celebrities.
  • You want to share with your friends the experience of watching your favorite TV program so you video chat with them while binge watching.
  • You are an expert in making photo collages of your favorite celebrity.
  • You know every element of pop culture without even asking you to study it. Basically, you can determine which an element is and which is not.
  • You clear your schedule when you know the finale or the special episode is coming up. You also add to your schedule the premiere nights.
  • You want to imitate a celebrity during special occasions even the Halloween.
  • You love pop culture so much that you make sure it manifests in the products that you use.
  • You tell everyone your experience of meeting a celebrity.
  • You would wish to rain because you will get to have your favorite movie marathon.
  • You send multiple tweets and retweets to your favorite celebrity hoping they’ll notice you and you’ll get an RT.
  • Your friends call you to bring you the news about your favorite celebrity or favorite TV show.
  • You are organizing a house party for all your friends who want to watch the awards night with you.
  • Your favorite phrase is “treat yourself” or “you only live once”
  • You would tell everyone you are sick when you are only binge-watching.
  • You are more into TV shows and movies and almost reject social engagements in real life.
  • You arranged a dress up for the Harry Potter midnight premiere at least once.
  • All your friends are asking you for the latest couple or celebrity relationships update.
  • You cried a lot when your favorite show ends.
  • You arrange your backyard as if you are in a Hollywood walk of fame.
  • You made a Twitter account so you can stalk your favorite stars.

Pop culture is really prevalent in today’s society and no one can just deny it. The effects and influences of pop culture in the perspectives of people are evident with the way they perceive and analyze the things that are happening around them. It is only natural to maintain this kind of balance because when people are too exposed to certain ideologies, they would definitely adapt its concept.

So is true for pop culture. The more people are exposed to this ideology, the more they are being influenced when it comes to their perspectives.

To give you a little example, here are the things you should know when you are taking a pop culture lover out on a date.

  • She can discuss interesting topics about the world at large.

-Pop culture lovers are knowledgeable of current issues and events that are happening all around the world. If you are to date someone who is a fan of pop culture, you should not think that she is being ignorant with the world. She knows so many things in fact.

  • Stay alert because she has strong opinions about the media.

-You have to have a little knowledge about media and its critical points to be able to discuss and engage critically with a pop culture lover. They tend to criticize what they can see in media.

  • She is an interesting talker.

-Everything she says seems to be enjoyable when you hear her talking about it passionately. The things and elements she knows about pop culture become an interesting topic because of her opinions and passions. The subjects she would try to make you understand would stir your curiosity to know more about pop culture, understand it and critically analyze it.