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The ‘Harlem Shake’ Continues Its Global Domination

The ‘Harlem Shake’ Continues Its Global Domination

It’s official. The “Harlem Shake” has taken over the world. The song, by New York music producer Baauer, recently hit the No. 1 spot in the iTunes store. What started as a strange YouTube video of several friends dancing in masks and spandex bodysuits has somehow become a cultural phenomenon, with sports teams, firefighters, office workers and even schools all contributing their own versions of the video with ample amounts of thrusting, mask-wearing and Harlem shaking. Ironically, this news comes on the same day that a Stanford University researcher has released new data showing that human intelligence is on a slow but steady decline

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