Network language refraction Social and Cultural Psychology
From the "Cock wire counter-attack" to "no local tyrant" Friends, this is not only a network language noteworthy phenomenon, but also a projection of the current social and cultural psychology, thus may be able to see the open world of the Internet by means of language "other windows." .
This year, as the Internet increasingly into the public view culture, some network "hot words" gradually into the daily life, and even become high-frequency words. Vocabulary behind the popular, often reflected the flow and change the social and cultural trends. Compared to four or five years ago, "embarrassing," "cups" "Oh," and other words of popularity in recent years, one of the most noteworthy of "hot words" no doubt "Cock wire" the.
"Cock wire" the word "emerges the historical surface" of the process is actually quite paradoxical, it originated in the Baidu Post Bar "Li," is its "grassroots" culture carnival color is very obvious. Since then, the word quickly became popular on the Internet, its meaning becomes removed from the bottom of the "grassroots" who joked allegations, it was originally filthy, indecent side gradually being suppressed, but in an increasingly "fashionable" image of a local Internet users love to use one term to characterize self-identity.
At the same time together became popular, as well as its antonym "rich handsome" "white Formica." Not difficult to see that this concept is the key to whether contradictory "rich" - where share of "rich" refers to capital, rather than the level of the spiritual heart of the rich and broad. The past century, "Cock wire counter-attack" of the object has been great changes, but "counter-attack" the spiritual core remains the same. When we see a personal claim to grassroots struggle is difficult to obtain material rewards when, there will be a sense of loss, even disillusionment. On the one hand this culture reflects the adverse effects of the prevailing worship of money has become a "grassroots" spirit of youth "unbearable weight", but also a metaphor of the times "spiritual fission" potential crisis.
A common Internet vocabulary, prides itself on behalf of the grassroots groups are referred to in history and reality tend to "bottom" "poor second generation" "proletariat" and other concepts presented, these words belong to the study of political sociology The concept also reflects the fighting spirit of the young mind subside and the "depoliticization" of the zeitgeist. When the "grassroots" who joked in the online world, it is also the heart vent discontent. The "rich handsome" but also their illusion of a better future and aspires to be a projection image.
Very interesting is that the "Tyrant" word to fame in the last year, "Tyrant, we be friends" for a time became a circle of friends hot sentence, much will be "rich handsome" and "White Formica" Instead momentum. "Local tyrants, sub-fields," the former political slogans when the attractiveness of the people is self-evident, today's "Tyrant" refers to people is to have a stable real estate, assets, and upgrade it by the roots from the " high rich handsome "different. Grassroots attitudes towards "rich handsome" may be dissatisfied, joking, but after all there is a fantasy: One day I want to become rich handsome. However, the face of "Tyrant" and "halo", they are somewhat dumbfounding, on the one hand, the envy of "Tyrant" quality of life, but on the other hand, they felt "Tyrant" Capital occupied "impregnable" who even get these impulses and dreams are not, in order and "Tyrant" do "friend." However, the "Tyrant" and they really want to do "friends" do?
If you say that the concept of the previous performance of some people's hatred of the rich psychological words, "Tyrant" is meant greater fissures between social classes. When jealousy roots were to say "rich handsome" when turned on the "Tyrant" banter, roots have finally gone a contrary referential words. It might be big sigh, "Tyrant" may continue to be the focus of attention, they have no opponent, there is no need to worry about being "counter-attack", which perhaps slightly behind their roots helpless, but in " "After that, only to go on," smile moving bricks "the. From the "Cock wire counter-attack" to "no local tyrant" Friends, this is not only a network language noteworthy phenomenon, but also a projection of the current social and cultural psychology, thus may be able to see the open world of the Internet by means of language "other windows." .