College Humor’s “Stoner Countdown” Honors 4/20By: Chris Richardson - April 20, 2012
While the Twitter trends have moved onto other 4/20 anniversaries like Hitler’s birthday and the Columbine tragedy, the celebration surrounding today’s date, and the plant the celebration focuses on has not been pushed aside. There’s still weed-related content hitting the tubes, like the latest music video from CollegeHumor.com.
Never one to overlook a particular date’s significance, College Humor has once again brought us the power of parody via music video. This time, it’s Beyonce’s “Countdown” that’s getting the treatment, and the parody hits all the notes at almost a pitch-perfect rate. Come for the Reddit reference, stay for cuties enjoying the Devil’s weed in many smokeable forms:
Now for Beyonce’s version:
After all that smoking, it wouldn’t be at all surprising if those in the video could finish off one of those thousand-plus-pieces-of-bacon burgers that blew up earlier this week.
As for the Twitter chatter, apparently, some of the happy 4/20-ers don’t like people criticizing their recreational choices:
#420?! Wtf? Who gave yall permission to judge. when did someone else’s lifestyle become your problem? Wow. Sad.Why are people so mad about
I see it’s a lot of 420 haters lol y y’all trippin just shut the Fucc up
And then there’s this sobering reality check:
Followed by this expert