commodorecliche: blah-kay: n-yks: brucefromfamilyguy: lilith-apologist: kungfuchunks: teacakes: her robotic, glacial voice; the blood; the gasps from the crowd; the way her mic hits the ground on beat with the song; its performance at its peak iconic she gave unhinged women our rights i watch this video exactly once a month and it gives me full body asmr This was fighting for gay rights We will forever stan never forget her commentary on this performance: “The methodology behind what I’ve done is that, when they wanted me to be sexy, or they wanted me to be pop, I always fuckin’ put some absurd spin on it that made me feel like I was still in control. So you know what? If I’m gonna be sexy on the VMAs, and sing about the paparazzi, I’m going to do it while I’m bleeding to death and reminding you of what fame did to Marilyn Monroe, the original Norma Jean, and what it did to Anna Nicole Smith, and what it did to…  Yeah. You know who.”