Wed March 6, 2013
Team Mitch Does the Harlem Shake
The viral video dance craze of the new Harlem Shake hit the 2014 Kentucky U.S. Senate campaign trail.
Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell's re-election campaign released their version of the meme. It begins with a person wearing a McConnell mask dancing to the song outside Churchill Down, and well...just watch below.
From Team Mitch:
UPDATE: The craze over the new version has many fans of the original 'Harlem Shake' either assumed or upset. Over the weekend, MSNBC host and Tulane Professor Melissa Harris-Perry talked about the history and cultural context behind the original dance.