"Prop 8–The Musical": Another Viral Video Hit?
Although it was just posted on the Funny or Die comedy Web site, a new online video spoof on California’s Proposition 8 has already garnered almost one million views.
The video has a star-studded cast, all singing Marc Shaiman’s “Prop 8–The Musical,” including Jack Black (as, um, Jesus), Neil Patrick Harris, John C. Reilly, Margaret Cho, Allison Janney and others.
It’s set as a musical being presented by the Sacramento Community College Players.
Prop 8, a ballot initiative passed in the November election in California, eliminated the right of gay and lesbian people to marry by overriding a state Supreme court decision and changing the state Constitution.
It is currently undergoing legal challenge.
In any case, this video is very funny, especially the part about shrimp cocktail:
Please see this disclosure related to me and gay marriage.