Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Am I Living the Gangnam Style?

If you are one of the more than 100 million viewers of the Gangnam Style video than the thought has probably crossed your mind, "What in the world is this video about?"

Some Americans have, on the surface, viewed this video as simply random images of Koreans dancing around in an erotic or silly manner. Others have viewed the narrative as a social-political statement about the rich playboys and gangsters that "live so large while leaving so little for the rest of us", as Catwoman from Dark Knight Rises would've put it.