Feb 14th, 2013

I don’t really get this meme, nor do I want to, but apparently it has taken the internet by storm. For a better explanation on why what you see above, taking place on the lawn of the Googleplex among statues representing Android versions past and present, is not actually the Harlem Shake, see this recent Gizmodo piece.

The Verge argues that the Google video (along with one by Facebook’s team) spells the end of the meme as we know it, an internet-age jumping of the shark. Something tells us the Harlem Shake isn’t going anywhere, though…

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