Me: Hey, wana grow some testes and get a life?
Examples of pop punk (also known as skate punk):
88 Fingers Louie
Examples of popular punk:
Pop-Punk was a style that was around in the 80's but made a bigger spring in the late 90's and early 21st century. Pushing away the horrible Madonna and Britney influenced techno which clouded up the 90's.
Characteristics of Pop-Punk include
A 1 2 3 Rhythm
By the way to all you guys who say Punk was anti-mainstream it really wasn't. Because The Ramones and The Sex Pistols and The Clash were mainstream so how they be anti-mainstream?
Anyway more recently Pop-Punk has taken a turn to more emotional types of lyrics, usually from the point of view of a boy who is observing problems that a girl is having or problems he is having with a girl.
Some kid: ...Dude, its poseur. And have you ever even heard of The Clash?
Pop punk 13-year-old: What was that about Green Day?
Some kids: ......*FACE*