Welp. For the last two years here (and what seems like 5,302 years at other outlets) I've taken to the World Wide Internet to blab about MTV's Video Music Awards. And because I'm nothing if not consistent, it's now time to make it year three of the VMAs on the FNP (and yes, if you could think of another acronym, it would have been used in this sentence).
As is always the case (thanks again, archive system!), we will grade the show based on five different categories: Awards, performances, host, ... read more
My guess is that it's pretty hard to put on an MTV Video Music Awards broadcast. I'm not doubting that. Performances. Egos. Awards. Tributes. Crowds. Interviews. "Twilight" clips deemed "exclusive." It takes all these things to produce one, tiny awards program, and it would be idiotic to claim that countless hours of work and preparation don'tgo into such a production.
But, man ... what the hell was that?
The 2012 Video Music Awards are now in the books, and much like we did last year, ... read more