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What Exactly is Gangnam Style?!

You can't help but of heard of Gangnam Style in the last few weeks. First of all it flooded the internet and now it has broken free in to the real world. But what is it?

Gangnam Style is a song and dance from South Korean rapper Psy. Though well-known in his home country, the song only went worldwide after racking up millions of views on YouTube. It broke in to the UK top 40 singles chart two weeks ago and has been climbing ever since, reaching number 1 on Sunday. Along the way, it has broken all sorts of records:

  • Psy is the first musician from South Korea to get a UK number 1
  • The original YouTube video of the single is currently approaching 350 million views
  • With almost 3.3 million ‘Likes' the single is the most ‘Liked' YouTube video of all time

Indeed, such has been the success of the song, that Psy has been signed by Justin Beiber's management team in America. If you haven't already seen it, here is the video in question:

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The Very Best University Memes

A new craze is sweeping through British universities...the meme. A meme is an image with writing on it that people share for a joke on the internet. Every uni has those certain little things that everyone jokes about, and there are now dozens of Facebook groups just for that purpose.

Universities from Warwick to UCL, and Man Met to Brunel have groups where students to create their own images with in jokes. We have rounded up the best of them for you below. Check them out and see if you recognize the jokes for your university:

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