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Chris Crocker

Chris Crocker (born Christopher Darren Cunningham; December 7, 1987) is an American Internet celebrity, songwriter, blogger, and recording artist residing in Bristol, Tennessee. Crocker gained international fame in September 2007 from his viral video "Leave Britney Alone", in which he tearfully defended pop singer Britney Spears's comeback performance at the MTV Video Music Awards; his video had over four million views in two days. The video received international media attention, hundreds of parodies and criticism for Crocker. He is a self-described "edutainer" who produces and acts in multiple videos. In almost all of Crocker's work he presents himself as an openly gay and effeminate Southern adolescent in a "small-minded town" in the Bible Belt where his sexual orientation and outspokenness are a "subtext... rarely addressed directly and never completely accepted". The Tennessee-based Crocker, a stage name, keeps his identity and exact location private because according to him, and as seen in the public comments to his work; there were safety concerns and death threats in response to his YouTube and MySpace video blogs and profile. According to his MySpace profile, Crocker lived

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Chris Gets Crock-Blocked from Hyde

Chris Gets Crock-Blocked from Hyde

YouTube hissy fitter Chris Crocker went to Hyde last night to celebrate his 20th birthday -- but ended up just blowing out the candles on his 15 minutes of fame.… READ MORE >

Britney, Please, Leave Chris Crocker Alone!

Britney, Please, Leave Chris Crocker Alone!

TMZ cameras caught a freaky-but-familiar face outside of Social last night -- Britney Spears' one man PR machine, the lovely YouTube sensation, Chris Crocker.… READ MORE >

- 2429 days ago
Chris Crocker Confuses the Homeless

Chris Crocker Confuses the Homeless

While Aries Spears continued to be denied at Hyde, cross-dressing Chris Crocker had no problem getting inside -- but not before giving a homeless man the wrong idea. Beggars should be… READ MORE >

- 2439 days ago
Leave Iggy Alone!

Leave Iggy Alone!

It was inevitable -- the Iggy the Dog spoof on Chris Crocker. insertBCSinglePlayer(1243732394);With Ellen DeGeneres campaigning to get Iggy back into the home of her hairdresser, a guy by the name… READ MORE >

- 2471 days ago
Chris Crocker: 14:58, 14:59, Ding!

Chris Crocker: 14:58, 14:59, Ding!

It's been somewhat famous for just a month and Chris Crocker already looks like a bigger joke than Britney! Was life in Tennessee really that bad?!Miss Crocker arrived to a T-Mobile event in… READ MORE >

- 2471 days ago
Crocker Cracks Crowd -- And Fake Paris

Crocker Cracks Crowd -- And Fake Paris

Is Internet sensation Chris Crocker starved for attention? Well, he'll never be able to get enough of that, but he looks like he might just be starving. insertBCSinglePlayer(1243524918);Crocker… READ MORE >

- 2472 days ago
Hack Chris Crocker Sued for Fraud

Hack Chris Crocker Sued for Fraud

Onch Movement Jewelry is suing Britney's #1 fan, Chris Crocker, for fraud and breach of contract! Leave Chrissy alone!TMZ has obtained a lawsuit filed today in L.A. County Superior Court by Onch,… READ MORE >

- 2483 days ago
Chris Crocker and Heidi Montag

Chris Crocker and Heidi Montag

So far, only one of them has had a boob job!We're just sayin'. READ MORE >

- 2485 days ago
Chris Crocker & Alexis Arquette -- Two Beautiful Blondes

Chris Crocker & Alexis Arquette -- Two Beautiful Blondes

Internet sensation turned fame whore Chris Crocker knows that to really make it in Hollywood one needs to hang out with the A-list -- transsexuals! Leave the mascara alone!The 19-year-old pancaked… READ MORE >

- 2485 days ago

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