Chart Of The Day

Andrew Sullivan —  Jun 5 2014 @ 10:55am

Gangnam Style

“Gangnam Style” passed two billion views this week. The Economist puts in perspective the time spent watching the music video:

At 4:12 minutes, that equates to more than 140m hours, or more than 16,000 years. What other achievements were forgone in the time spent watching a sideways shuffle and air lasso?