Celebrites with reputations for themselves being current and in-tune with nu new-media trends are already pretty insufferable. Jimmy Fallon, from time to time, can escape this insufferability. But here he uses The Roots—one of the greatest hip-hop acts of all time—to further a viral sensation named for something it absolutely is not, which should already elicit a reflexive "SMH" for anybody who knows better. The fact the Fallon, a pretty funny guy, couldn't bring it any funnier than this? Massively disappointing, but also, to be expected of anyone so unequivocally committed to jumping on viral video bandwagons so quickly.
The Celebrity Harlem Shake Video (Likely Editon)