Since I don’t have cable TV, I’m forever behind on pop culture. This weekend my sister Lynn tweeted me:
Hey, @agahran ! The perfect blend of Korean pop and Star Trek! http://t.co/bi4uM4EL
That link took me to a HuffPo story about a Star Trek-themed parody of a smash Korean Pop (K-pop) dance rap hit, “Gangnam Style.” I’d never heard of or seen the original by K-Pop rapper PSY, so I decided to check it out — because you can’t appreciate a parody until you see the original. Here it is:
And here it is again, in Klingon!
My pop-culture education for the day is now complete. I can return to unraveling the mysteries of the Box Model now….