The Interwebs are a mass of little extended in-jokes (like calling it the Interwebs - ha ha ha, I am so droll!). You've been rickrolled, trolololled and in all probability have seen Hitler ranting about everything from Justin Beiber to Ryan Air by way of the vuvuzela.
But it's not just restricted to clever English-speaking types. The Chinese, for example, have their own thing going on reworking the kitschy communist masterpiece that is the 1976 full Technicolor Long March Song Cycle. These dudes have been artistically recut to perform a host of alternative songs by the likes of Lady GaGa, Queen and the Baha Men.
Here they are doing Wacko's Beat It (via Yute the Beaut). In Communist China, children molest Michael Jackson...*
* This is a riff on the popular 'in Soviet Russia' gag/meme. I can't be arsed to explain it and no doubt you don't really care. If you do, then a) you should probably get out more; and b) click here.
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5 days ago