Log inskip to content

August 9th, 2007

Scotty Vanity – I Like Your Style

You might not have heard of Scotty Vanity, songster and fun-guy of MySpace and MySpaceTV fame with his hit Internet single I Like Your Hair, and that's a shame. Scotty is upbeat and fun, and his music is undeniably catchy - pshyeah.

Scotty may not be the next Justin Timberlake (yet, anyway) but he has a talent for making music and being himself in a way that is at once refreshing and amusing. He makes you laugh and sing-a-long. while you secretly wish he could become your new shopping buddy. He's down-to-earth and approachable while still being absolutely fabulous.

That's my take anyway, and there's no denying his legion of fans feel the same. Scotty is loved and adored, and even supported, by a small army of Internet fans. That's a beautiful thing.

On the other end of the spectrum, however, things are not so beautiful; in fact, they are terrifyingly ugly. For as many people that respect Scotty's individuality and funky sense of fun, there are just as many that hate him, revolt against him, and, according to their posturing safely behind a computer screen, claim to want him dead.


Why the hate? One has to believe it's because Scotty chooses to be himself - in a world that still, even after all the advances we've made, believes boys shouldn't love fashion and hot pink stilettos, or enjoy singing about the woes of clumpy mascara. If said boy does choose such ideals to be a part of his personal sense of style, woe to him.

Seriously, when Scotty Vanity chose to step out and share himself with the world - style and all - he was belittled as much as he was lauded. You'd think he was the anti-Christ with the pack of hounds circling his profiles and calling for his crucifixion.

I want to take a moment to share with you some of the pure venom and hate, some of the horrible, negative, evil things people are saying to this sixteen year-old boy on his MySpace profile. It takes a real, big person to sit and spew vitriol behind a computer screen, don't you think? (God-awful spelling, grade-school grammar, and general massacring of the English language by these highly intelligent beings left as found)

God Damn ur such a Fucking fag, i fucking hate fag ass emo pussies. i wanna do girls not their fucking make-up. i fucking hate guys who look like girls what the fuck r u trying to be? a drag queen.? - Supreme Vampiric Evil {*}

Highly comical, isn't it? Someone calling themselves "Supreme Vampiric Evil" bitching about someone else being "emo". No critique of Scotty's video or music, notice - just a random rant about SVE's hate of "fag ass emo pussies".

umm...can i have the last 3 minutes of my life back?? really gay - Jill Unit

Jill's reason for not liking Scotty's music? It's "really gay". Whether Scotty is or isn't (he's sixteen - let's not go there), it's not a reason to dislike his music. It's fun - but apparently if you're snooty or have no sense of humor, it's just "gay" and, therefore, stupid. What a bigot.

wow your the BIGGEST fag i have ever seen you fucking fag...get a life wow suck a cock you fucking emo peice of shit - !~ChUcK~!

Interesting words coming from a man who puts little squiggly lines and doodads around his name, eh? You know what they say about those who "hate" something so intensely...

It's terrible, really. It's not that they aren't entitled to their opinions - as hateful as they may be - they are. But to write such horrible things to this young man, for no reason other than he's being himself...am I the only one upset by this?

fucking homo dont even come and put shit like this for society to veiw... - Wesley Gasper

Just...wow. This goes beyond not liking the music. This is hate, pure hate, for a group of people that they perceive Scotty to be a part of (gays, in this instance). It's hate for no other reason than fear and ignorance...but the venom with which it is brought forth is just sad.

woww you are the bigest homo ive ever seennn go have a parade or something, poop pusher - Mike.

I know, you can't take anyone with grammar that bad seriously. I just added this one for the laugh factor.

Ummm two things...... Get a job, and stop being a filthy degenerate. I see wierdos like you all day asking for change - Zach

Again, someone assuming - and then making all kinds of ridiculous, biased assumptions - because Scotty wears make-up and sings about dancing. So gay people (and again, I'm not saying Scotty Vanity is gay, but that is what these asshats are assuming) are "filthy degenerates" who become homeless beggars...wow. Who knew? Guess I better go tell all my gay friends they got it all wrong by being successful and providing for themselves!

Then there are the ones bringing his parents - and their either expected disapproval or their obvious bad parenting skills - into it...

i hope u kill urself or ur parents die from the pathetic excuss of a kid - Big Fuzzy-PANDA GOD OF PANDATOPIA


if i was ur dad i would cut your fuckin homo face off and feed it to the dogs. then i would leave you muther. - IF IT JAMS...FORCE IT

Charming. I have a feeling Scotty's parents are right proud of their son. At sixteen, he's not afraid to be himself and is already in the beginnings of a successful career. One wonders what the prodigies who left these bright comments are doing with themselves.

WTF is THIS! god did not want men to be this way you crazy confused ....... homo whyyyyyyyyyy yyyyyyyyyyyy yyy - Andrew™†

This kid has trademarked the cross, meaning, of course, that he knows what God intended for the world and what He doesn't like. Scary thought, isn't it?

This is far from all of the hate and cruelty spewed on Scotty's pages; it's just a sampling. Why even share it? Just to show that there is still a lot of work to be done in spreading love, tolerance, and acceptance in this world. Scotty Vanity should not be chastised because of who he is; it's just that simple. At the end of the day, he's more centered, happy, and confident in self than every one telling him he's "wrong", "going to burn in hell", and a "degenerate".

Scotty Vanity is daring to be himself in a world that prefers, and often demands, conformity. For that, I simply adore him - and also because I just can not get "I like your hair..." out of my head. As I said in my comment, "keep being fun, beautiful you, Scotty."


No tags for this post.

No Responses to “Scotty Vanity – I Like Your Style”

  1. nemoadministrativerecord.com
    nemoadministrativerecord.com says:

    When someone writes an article he/she keeps the thought of a user in his/her mind that how a user can be aware of
    it. Thus that's why this article is outstdanding.

  2. Kodaraid Muscle Builder Price
    Kodaraid Muscle Builder Price says:

    You really make it seem so easy with your
    presentation but I find this topic to be actually somethiing that
    I think I would never understand. It seems too complicated and extremely broad for
    me. I am looking forward for your next post, I will try to get the hang of
    it! http://www.amehei.com/cablog/atom.php?itemid=118

  3. Silicone bracelets
    Silicone bracelets says:

    This paragraph offers clear idea for the new users of blogging, that actually how to do blogging and site-building.

  4. cinemay film streaming
    cinemay film streaming says:

    Very rapidly this web site will be famous among all
    blogging and site-building people, due to it's good posts

  5. Carol
    Carol says:

    These are truly great ideas in concerning blogging. You have touched some fastidious points here.
    Any way keep up wrinting.

  6. 더킹카지노
    더킹카지노 says:

    Having read this I believed it was very informative.

    I appreciate you finding the time and energy to put this article together.
    I once again find myself spending way too
    much time both reading and posting comments. But
    so what, it was still worth it!

    Feel free to surf to my web-site 더킹카지노

  7. www.sdbreast.com
    www.sdbreast.com says:

    Hello! Do you use Twitter? I'd like to follow you if that would be ok.
    I'm undoubtedly enjoying your blog and look forward to new updates.

  8. Investissement immobilier
    Investissement immobilier says:

    Wow, fantastic weblog structure! How long have you been running a blog for?
    you made blogging look easy. The full look of your web site
    is excellent, as well as the content!

  9. Tosha
    Tosha says:

    Heya i'm for the primary time here. I came across this board and I
    find It truly useful & it helped me out a lot. I'm hoping to give one thing back and help others
    such as you aided me. https://beefleef.com/user/profile/234277

  10. http://www.statesvillenc.org/UserProfile/tabid/385/userId/97459/Default.aspx
    http://www.statesvillenc.org/UserProfile/tabid/385/userId/97459/Default.aspx says:

    I haven't checked in here for a while since I thought it was getting boring,
    but the last several posts are great quality so
    I guess I'll add you back to my everyday bloglist. You deserve it my friend :
    ) http://negociol.com/redirect?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.statesvillenc.org%2FUserProfile%2Ftabid%2F385%2FuserId%2F97459%2FDefault.aspx

  11. wholesale nfl jerseys
    wholesale nfl jerseys says:

    wholesale nfl jerseys
    I should start by saying I'm not a football fan. It's only fair to say that first.

    So don't fill the comments with that observation; I'm owning that fact up front.
    Finally, undercapitalization is a huge concern. Without
    adequate funds in reserve, people face the prospect of being personally liable for the company's debts, leading to
    bankruptcy. Common wisdom holds that to be adequately capitalized a business
    must have access to a sum at least equal to the projected revenue plus planned expenses for the year..

    Cheap Jerseys free shipping At the Laurel Plaza ice rink, things aren't quite at the same lofty level.
    Another couple of shifts produce the same mediocre results.
    "We're just following them around," complains Thicke to his mates.
    All this is to say that Portra 160 is easy to scan. I didn have to go through any contortions to maintain highlight detail even when I overexposed by a stop.
    Slight overexposure is a common tactic among experience
    film shooters because it improves shadow detail without causing what
    digital shooters refer to as "highlight clipping.".
    Cheap Jerseys free shipping

    wholesale nfl jerseys I channeled my pain and sadness
    in dealing with canine cancer into something positive this foundation and
    honored the strongest of human animal bonds. It's my way
    of giving thanks for all of the time and happiness we shared.

    The Puccini Foundation is dedicated to the hope and promise of a future for pets and people, cancer free.
    wholesale nfl jerseys

    wholesale nfl jerseys It was decided local Assemblies would be called
    by the general scriptural name of Assemblies of God.
    There was no statement of faith adopted because delegates agreed
    the bible was sufficient rule for faith and practice. The Assemblies of God was shaped by a concern for the conservation of a revival combined with a vision for its expansion. wholesale nfl jerseys

    Cheap Jerseys china The history of email is capacious enough to accommodate hundreds of inspired engineers
    and scientists. Ayyadurai merits acknowledgment as a contributor to
    this rich pageant, especially given the talent he
    showed at 14. But no one should claim to be the inventor of such a multifaceted, evolutionary system, and Ayyadurai should stop
    trying.. Cheap Jerseys china

    wholesale jerseys from china For many, politics is sport complete with winners
    and losers. Yet, the stakes are so much higher in the political arena and unlike
    the NFL playoffs, over 200 million Americans
    actually get to participate in elections across the country.
    However, citizens are woefully ill prepared to do so. The girls I'm talking about are
    involved in a Brisbane Family Court case between their Australian mother and
    their Italian father. The father wanted to take his daughters to Italy and the mother wanted them to remain here.

    The father won but the girls went into hiding, refusing
    to come with their father.. wholesale jerseys from china

    wholesale jerseys from china And then they'd watch All in the
    Family, and that was OK because Archie Bunker, though racist,
    was also a twat, so when he met Sammy Davis Jr., you always knew Mr.

    Davis Jr. Would come out of it OK. Didn have a great year numbers
    wise (in Dunedin), but I still feel I was able to grow as a baseball player,
    said Alford. Learned a lot. I know why I struggled and I know
    what I have to do to overcome it. wholesale jerseys from china

    wholesale nfl jerseys from china When Peter turned 11,
    he asked for gunpowder (what 11 year old wouldn't?), and Russia,
    as a country full of responsible adults, approved
    his request. Peter formed his playmates into regiments reminiscent of
    Western European armies. With his "toy" army that consisted of friends,
    playmates, and hired soldiers, he staged war games of such realism that one battle resulted in 24 deaths.

    wholesale nfl jerseys from china

    Cheap Jerseys from china Second, while he was not willing to sing for his supper
    (or for his candy, as the case may be), he did acknowledge that the Grease
    music would pretty quickly put him in context. So instead
    of belting out show tunes, my son and his Pink Lady friend, pushed around a stroller with a boom
    box playing the Grease soundtrack. Turns out that's all it
    took. Cheap Jerseys from china

    cheap jerseys It mattered not what gender you were, nor who you were.

    Only time I was able to avoid a swat or two was when we were about to board
    the school bus for an away game and I suppose they were sympathetic to my having to sit
    for an hour or so on a busted butt. Darned if I don't believe the Coaches would take turns lurking in the gym lobby, or behind the stage curtains, or other such places just so they could
    catch a violator cheap jerseys.

  12. cirugia de nariz en cuenca
    cirugia de nariz en cuenca says:

    My developer is trying to convince me to move to
    .net from PHP. I have always disliked the idea because of the expenses.
    But he's tryiong none the less. I've been using WordPress on various websites
    for about a year and am anxious about switching to another platform.
    I have heard excellent things about blogengine.net.
    Is there a way I can import all my wordpress content into it?
    Any help would be really appreciated!

  13. domino qiu qiu online
    domino qiu qiu online says:

    Thanks for sharing your info. I truly appreciate your efforts and
    I will be waiting for your next post thanks once again.

  14. Dulcie
    Dulcie says:

    Appreciating the time and energy you put into your blog and in depth information you present.
    It's nice to come across a blog every once in a while that isn't
    the same old rehashed information. Wonderful read!
    I've saved your site and I'm adding your RSS
    feeds to my Google account. http://www.datalogger.co.kr/xe/testboard/11392

  15. compare moving companies
    compare moving companies says:

    It's actually a great and useful piece of info. I'm happy that you shared this useful info with us.
    Please stay us up to date like this. Thanks for sharing.

Leave a Reply

Gravatars are enabled. Don't have one? Go grab one!

XHTML: You can use these tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

Spam Protection by WP-SpamFree


February 2019
« Jul