Posts tagged "gangnam style"

Uncovered: PSY’s Anti-American Past

There's no doubt Korean rapper PSY is beloved across America, but the "Gangnam Style" star doesn't necessarily feel the same way about America—or at least, he didn't a few years ago. During a 2002 concert protesting the presence of US troops in Korea, PSY smashed a toy "American tank" on the ground as the crowd…
By: Newser / December 7, 2012

Halloween Costume Inspiration: Internet Obsessions

Wondering what to be this Halloween? Why don't you bring an internet meme to life? Here are seven of our favorite internet obsessions and tips on how to turn them into awkward, awesome, unforgettable costumes. And yes, two of them are cats, but that's a pretty accurate representation of the internet's obsessions, isn't it? Click…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 8, 2012

The Inevitable “Call Me Maybe” / “Gangnam Style” Mashup Is Here

"Call Me Maybe"'s summer is over and now it's time for "Gangnum Style"'s fall. But as we transition from "I just met you"s to "Hey, sexy ladies" — just as we doff our maxi dresses for cozy plaid — let's enjoy a mashup that combines the best of both worlds. Think of it as, like,…
By: Jessica Wakeman / September 17, 2012

Britney Spears Learns To Dance “Gangnam Style” — From Psy!

In case you have been living under a rock, "Gangnam Style" is the most absurd dance craze since "The Macarena" and you should not attempt to do it unless a) you are willing to look like an idiot, or B) you have the physical dexterity of Britney Spears (and, apparently, Ellen DeGeneres).  Elle…
By: Jessica Wakeman / September 11, 2012

Honey Boo Boo “Gangnam Style”

What happens when you combine two of the most infectious pop culture events -- "Honey Boo Boo Child" and South Korean dance sensation PSY? Pure magic, that's what. Check out this "Honey Boo Boo Child"/"Gangnam Style" mashup and just try to keep your brain from exploding with joy. [YouTube]…
By: Julie Gerstein / September 10, 2012