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Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Mitch McConnell's Team Makes Harlem Shake Video

From Kentucky to ... Harlem? Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) has already started his 2014 reelection bid, and his campaign looks to be trying to gain popularity by latching onto the popular Harlem Shake internet video sensation. McConnell's more
Huffington Post ( 3/6/2013 1:42:24 PM -08:00 )

'Harlem Shake' is latest battle between religious and secular over Tunisia's identity
TUNIS, Tunisia - After attacks by religious extremists, the assassination of an opposition politician and the resignation of the prime minister, Tunisia is now being assailed by... an Internet dance craze. The YouTube phenomenon of the "Harlem Shake" has more
Vancouver Sun ( 3/6/2013 12:35:52 PM -08:00 )

Austin Mahone Does The Harlem Shake! (VIDEO)
Just when we thought we were "over" the Harlem Shake trend, Austin Mahone went ahead and proved us wrong. Check out Austin's awesome take on the viral dance in the video above, which he filmed it at a recent concert. We've gotta say: dude's got some more
Huffington Post ( 3/6/2013 11:47:19 AM -08:00 )

Mitch McConnell Tries to Be Cool By Doing “Harlem Shake” Thing Three Months
Oh my God, so embarrassing: Mitch McConnell (voted “Most Unpopular”) and his other loser friends made one of those Harlem Shake videos and, like, of course it's about three months after everyone completely got over the whole Harlem Shake video thing. more
Vanity Fair ( 3/6/2013 10:02:14 AM -08:00 )

McConnell's campaign does 'Harlem Shake'
Well, not the Senator himself. That's a college student wearing a McConnell mask, who is featured in a new video by the Kentucky Republican's campaign team. The latest dance craze is featured outside of Churchill Downs. Post to Facebook. McConnell's more
USA TODAY ( 3/6/2013 9:49:44 AM -08:00 )

Mitch McConnell team does Harlem Shake
The campaign team for Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, one of the most staid senators in a chamber not known for humor, tried to shake things up with a Web video Wednesday. In the video, McConnell's team does the Harlem Shake, the latest more
Politico ( 3/6/2013 9:15:26 AM -08:00 )

Mitch McConnell's campaign does 'Harlem Shake'
Thanks to Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), the “Harlem Shake” has reached congressional campaigns. McConnell's reelection team has put out a video of volunteers jumping up and down to the song “Harlem Shake” by Baauer, joining an more
Washington Post (blog) ( 3/6/2013 7:57:44 AM -08:00 )

Harlem shaking the Arab world?
In America, "Harlem Shake" may be the top pop single. In Egypt and Tunisia, there's some serious Harlem shaking going on. And it's causing leaders to tremble as it becomes a potent symbol of protest, revolt and defiance. Take the kids in the video at a school more
CNN (blog) ( 3/6/2013 6:40:46 AM -08:00 )

McConnell campaign shakes it up with Harlem Shake
(CNN) - The dance craze that's been sweeping the nation has made it to the campaign trail. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's re-election team Wednesday put out a web video of a person wearing a mask of the Republican senator from Kentucky more
CNN (blog) ( 3/6/2013 5:54:04 AM -08:00 )

Harlem Shake dance on WWII memorial sparks arrests
Russian police have arrested a group of people who filmed themselves doing the Harlem Shake on a World War II memorial. The officers said they arrested five people, who claimed they wanted to congratulate a friend who serves in the Russian army. more
ITN ( 3/6/2013 3:39:58 AM -08:00 )

Video: 'Harlem Shake' hits Mideast
'The Harlem Shake' has landed in the Middle East. CNN's Jonathan Mann reports the dance has become a tool of protest. March 6 2013 at 12:46pm. Comment Guidelines. Please read our comment guidelines. Login and register, if you haven' t already. more
Independent Online ( 3/6/2013 2:51:46 AM -08:00 )

Should students be suspended for takes on 'Harlem Shake?'
A mom sent me a note about students being suspended for creating versions of the “Harlem Shake.” She thought it would be a cute video for her son's senior class but now she's concerned that they might be suspended. Here's more: “Personally I think it's a more
Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog) ( 3/5/2013 10:38:35 PM -08:00 )

10 things I hate about the world
FILE. - This March 1, 2013 file photo shows Tunisian students performing a Harlem Shake, in front of the education ministry in Tunis, Tunisia. The YouTube phenomenon of the Harlem Shake has swept Tunisian youth, provoking attacks by conservative more (blog) ( 3/6/2013 1:46:02 PM -08:00 )

Death of a meme: Mitch McConnell's campaign puts out Harlem Shake video
Reports on the death and resurrection of the Harlem Shake have been rather constant lo this past month or so, but this? This has to be it. Just call in the coroner already. I am almost positive that there is a rule somewhere that says if a Republican Senator more
Death and Taxes ( 3/6/2013 1:36:16 PM -08:00 )

Mitch McConnell Campaign Officially Ends Meme With 'Harlem Shake' Video
Mitch McConnell Campaign Officially Ends Meme With It had a good, long run, but the “Harlem Shake” meme is officially over. Some would argue it has been over for awhile, but Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's reelection team put a big, flowery wreath on the meme's grave today when they released their more
Mediaite ( 3/6/2013 1:34:14 PM -08:00 )

Claiming the Shake
Initially I didn't think it that big of a deal. I mean, the YouTube Harlem Shake videos were just that, right? I saw nothing apocalyptic about them--no "massive conspiracy," although lots of folks were peeved. I charged it off as yet another silly dance video that more
Jackson Free Press ( 3/6/2013 12:48:59 PM -08:00 )

Republican US Sen. Mitch McConnell's campaign brings 'Harlem Shake' craze
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., is known more for his staunchly conservative positions than his awareness of newfangled things like Internet memes. But on Wednesday, his re-election campaign attempted to kick his coolness up a notch as more ( 3/6/2013 11:55:10 AM -08:00 )

Death of a meme: Mitch McConnell's campaign ruins the Harlem Shake
The campaign team for Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) has released a web video in which staffers do the Harlem Shake, in a bid to capitalize on a meme that, if not already in its death throes, has surely received what amounts to a stake in the more
The Week Magazine ( 3/6/2013 11:47:53 AM -08:00 )

So long 'Harlem Shake' craze, I'm glad I hardly knew ya
Fraternities and Sororities at Wichita State met in the Heksett center on Tuesday to put together their version of the 'Harlem Shake' YouTube sensation. Posted: Wednesday, March 6, 2013 1:23 pm | Updated: 1:58 pm, Wed Mar 6, 2013. So long 'Harlem more
Wichita State Sunflower ( 3/6/2013 11:47:44 AM -08:00 )

Greeks imitate 'Harlem Shake' dance video
The social fraternity and sororities at WSU met in the Heskett center Tuesday to put together their version of the "Harlem Shake". Harlem Shake. Nhat Pham. Harlem Shake. The social fraternity and sororities at WSU met in the Heskett center Tuesday to put more
Wichita State Sunflower ( 3/6/2013 11:47:44 AM -08:00 )