Will Smith is the Angel of Death for Social Media Platforms

When the Fresh Prince hits your platform, you know you’ve made it — and jumped the shark

Chris Stokel-Walker
Nov 6, 2019 · 5 min read

The 1977 episode of Happy Days “Hollywood: Part 3” is a cultural touchstone to most YouTube users (the episode alone is more than twice as old as YouTube itself), but the phrase it gave birth to may be better known…