|Name:||The Fannish Friday 5|
|Date(s):||2003-08-14 - 2013-02 (last entry)|
|Founder:||natlyn, slashmommy and lanchid|
|URL:||http://community.livejournal.com/fannish5; archive link|
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The Fannish Friday 5 was a Livejournal meme community modeled after the Friday 5 meme that was popular at the time of the comm's creation. Instead of general questions it offers fannish questions. The community was founded by natlyn, slashmommy and lanchid. For a few years penknife took over the helm and then semielliptical and nolivingman co-moderated.Meta about the fannish5 questions:
Things I have noticed about the older questions:
- –They skew towards a more old-school definition of fandom - more talk about zines, conventions, etc.
- –The questions are much more general. Most of them are about movies or series as a whole, and less about individual characters.
- –There is the assumption that you have only one fandom
- –There is the assumption that you are into slash