How Memes Are Orchestrated by the Man

Kevin Ashton: "Experts said the 'Harlem Shake' phenomenon was emergent behavior from the hive mind of the internet—accidental, ad hoc, uncoordinated: a 'meme' that 'went viral.' But this is untrue. The real story of the 'Harlem Shake' shows how much popular culture has changed and how much it has stayed the same."