Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Weeeellll, obviously

My little hometown has spawned a YouTube sensation. Have you seen it? This video clip of a news broadcast from our local station went around town a few weeks ago:




Followed by the song by some guys in New York, which is even funnier, and became a viral YouTube hit as well as a top-ranking iTunes download:



And now apparently it's a worldwide sensation. The UK's The Guardian wrote a whole article about it, super interesting, especially when talking about the racial implications. Read it here.

1 comment:

Glynis said...

Mm, he gets all this attention because someone tried to rape his sister? Boy the power of youtube and the Internet.