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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Mr. Sefrol » Mon Feb 18, 2013 5:31 pm

All I know is CN just joined in on it.

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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Blood Lord » Tue Feb 19, 2013 12:29 am

That doesn't surprise me at all.
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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Exodis » Tue Feb 19, 2013 1:17 am

Well these army soldiers seem to be having fun doing the Harlem Shake.

At least it's the Swedish army.
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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby DaCrum » Tue Feb 19, 2013 1:18 am

...Norwegian army.
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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Mr. Sefrol » Tue Feb 19, 2013 1:23 am

That's still my favorite because it opens up differently. And it's like "wait, are these all actual soldiers taking part in this?"
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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Q.U. » Tue Feb 19, 2013 4:23 am

The disease is spreading.

How ironic, that after years and years of fearing either a war against the machines, or a zombie apocalypse, the world would in the end finally succumb to... this.
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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Zelosse » Tue Mar 05, 2013 3:19 am

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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Blood Lord » Wed Mar 06, 2013 12:21 am

Q.U. wrote:The disease is spreading.

How ironic, that after years and years of fearing either a war against the machines, or a zombie apocalypse, the world would in the end finally succumb to... this.
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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Exodis » Wed Mar 06, 2013 1:15 am

The Harlem Shake? That's soooo February 2013.
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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Mir@k » Wed Mar 06, 2013 2:22 am

i haven't researched what the harlem shake is, and i've been blissfully ignorant this entire time
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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Hiroko » Wed Mar 06, 2013 2:28 am

It is both a meme and a dance movement based in Harlem.

Speaking of, the citizens of Harlem did not take kindly to finding out that their dance style was being mocked, or at least that's how they're interpreting it, it looks like.

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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Birdofterror » Wed Mar 06, 2013 2:31 am

If a bunch of idiots went to the streets and acted like retards while inciting my area's name, I might feel a little annoyed too.
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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Kkeellaacc » Wed Mar 06, 2013 2:34 am

Stop doing things I don't like!!!
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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Exodis » Wed Mar 06, 2013 2:36 am

Haha someone said "I always thought the Harlem Shake was just an earthquake that happened in Harlem."
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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Riz » Wed Mar 06, 2013 2:39 am

meh, pretty easy joke to make. lazy man's humor.
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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Whatis6times9 » Wed Mar 06, 2013 11:53 am

The Harlem Shake makes me miss Gangham Style.
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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Exodis » Wed Mar 06, 2013 11:57 am

*Gangnam
And yeah, Gangnam Style was pretty cool, and it lasted for a long time. Harlem Shake was cool... for a while.
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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Hiroko » Wed Mar 06, 2013 12:03 pm

Whatis6times9 wrote:The Harlem Shake makes me miss Gangham Style.


This is relevant.

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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Whatis6times9 » Wed Mar 06, 2013 12:23 pm

It was a joke, I hate these hyper accelerated dance fads that take over the world for all of 3 weeks and then a new one immediately takes its place. It's worse than the macarena ever was.
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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Mir@k » Wed Mar 06, 2013 12:42 pm

hiroko thanks but when i looked at your post and saw that it started with "it's" i rolled my eyes in the opposite direction and scrolled down. i'd rather stay in my happy bubble.
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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Hiroko » Wed Mar 06, 2013 1:23 pm

You still would be in your happy bubble, I didn't really specify anything about the meme. Just that it shares a name with a dance style, and that the people who are familiar with the actual dance style hate the meme.

But if you insist. :c
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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Tuor » Wed Mar 06, 2013 2:16 pm

Gagnam style was around way longer than a month, but I get your point
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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Blood Lord » Wed Mar 06, 2013 3:36 pm

Wasn't party rock before that one too?
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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Mir@k » Wed Mar 06, 2013 3:48 pm

but that wasn't really viral as much as say, gangnam style was
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Re: The Harlem Shake

Postby Blood Lord » Wed Mar 06, 2013 3:57 pm

True.
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