‘Gangnam Style’ Hits 1 Billion Views, Site Running Countdown Immediately Redirects to Porn

Good job, all.

Lulz. (Photo: RyanSecrest.com)
Lulz. (Photo: RyanSecrest.com)

Psy’s “Gangnam Style” is a cultural phenomenon. Having already nabbed the most viewed spot on YouTube, today the video hit 1 billion views [insert your cliched Mayan apocalypse joke here].

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A countdown site, Billioncountdown.com, quickly circulated across the Internet this morning, showing a mesmerizing counter tracking the views until the video hit one billion.

And when it did? An awesome feat of Internet trolling was unleashed. As soon as the video hit a billion, the site immediately began redirecting to some explicit porn sites upon refresh, including Cougardating.com.

Well done, Internet. You’ve truly outdone yourself.

‘Gangnam Style’ Hits 1 Billion Views, Site Running Countdown Immediately Redirects to Porn