Ladies and germs, this is Jojo Siwa. Frazer Harrison / Getty Images Some of you already know her. Others of you might recognize her name but know nothing about her, and some of you just might be seeing Jojo Siwa for the very first time right this minute!! Alberto E. Rodriguez / Getty Images Since Jojo Siwa recently became a Certified Gay Icon™, I figured a brief explainer on who she is might be helpful to inquiring minds. harry @hxarry oomf went to a jojo siwa interview and sent me this LMAOOO 06:36 PM - 11 Dec 2018 Reply Retweet Favorite Background: Jojo Siwa rose to fame originally because she was on Dance Moms as a sprightly 11-year-old. View this video on YouTube youtube.com Now she's 15, however she wishes she could be 13 again. Relatable. JoJo Siwa 🌈🐸🎀 @itsjojosiwa When your 13 you wanna be 15..... trust me tho when your 15 you wanna be 13 05:35 AM - 14 Oct 2018 Reply Retweet Favorite Anyway, after Dance Moms she become a YouTuber. Almost nine million people subscribe to her channel these days. youtube.com And now she is in the midst of becoming your next fav popstar. This is her song "D.R.E.A.M." View this video on YouTube youtube.com And this is her instant classic "High Top Shoes." View this video on YouTube youtube.com Jojo is known for a few things. 1) For wearing a bow in her hair every day. Jerritt Clark / Getty Images According to one of her vids that I didn't watch, she has over 1,000 bows. youtube.com 2) For her extremely tight side ponytail (also worn everyday) ***Trigger warning for people who have sensitive scalps.*** View this video on YouTube youtube.com 3) For her bright and bedazzled lewks. Dia Dipasupil / Getty Images 4) And finally, for speak-yelling really fast, thusly being slightly difficult to understand!! View this video on YouTube youtube.com In addition to the things I just mentioned, Jojo Siwa is surprisingly tall. She's 5'9" , which most people did not realize until it was ~revealed~ (someone mentioned it somewhere). Google This information about her height sent people (myself included) into a tizzy. She's 15!!! That's tall!!! View this video on YouTube youtube.com Other than vlogging and singing and dancing, Jojo is a merch queen. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @itsjojosiwa Whatever merch you want she has. LUNCH KITZ (basically Lunchables) Yah she has that. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @itsjojosiwa Dolls? Yes. There are dolls. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Bedding? Yeah, duh! Her bedding is displayed here, in her actual room, which she actually has decorated like this. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Tbh she's makin' bank and I'm jealous! View this photo on Instagram instagram.com In sum, here is a performance that I think really encapsulates Jojo Siwa. It's from last week when she was on Live with Ryan and Kelly. View this video on YouTube youtube.com So there you go! Now you know the basics of Jojo Siwa. Maybe now you're a Siwanator :). View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Thanks for coming to this lecture. See you next week, class!