A trillion YouTube views in 2011
This final note today — which I believe qualifies as this week’s sign the apocalypse is upon us.
My colleague John Moe noted this morning that we — collectively — watched a trillion YouTube videos this year. One trillion. That’s 140 videos for every person on the planet — if all of us actually watched videos.
But here’s the thing. Of those thousand billion videos, this one — this one — was the most watched:
Rebecca Black. “Friday.”
I’m a little embarrased for us, actually.
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