An Introduction to Critical Theory through Cardi B’s ‘Bodak Yellow’

How is this song still not getting old ? Or is that just me ? Yeah, it might be just me.
Doesn’t he just look like a bundle of joy ?
This is Jacques Lacan. We’ll come back to this funky little French dude later on.
You probably already know what Marx looks like, so here’s Engels instead. What a guy. What a beard.
This guy. Just look at him. He’s so cool. That’s the look of someone who will keep influencing sociology, psychology, linguistics and semiotics for decades after his death and who KNOWS it.
The reason he’s not looking at the camera is because he’s too busy thinking about how much he hates binaries.
Here is Michel Foucault, another important figure of post-structuralism. He’s angry here because all the paper behind him has been used to print a bunch of shit that makes no sense. And now I’m angry too because I can’t figure out what his hand is doing.

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