Kara Swisher

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Viral Video: U.S. Soldiers Channel Lady Gaga

It’s hard not to love this entertaining spoof of Lady Gaga’s music video hit “Telephone,” redone by a group of U.S. soliders stationed in Afghanistan.

Titled “Telephone: The Afghanistan Re-Make,” it’s deeply compelling in its amateur charm.

And the beefy dude who looks like he could kill you with his bare hands can truly bust move.

It’s up to 2.6 million views of YouTube now.


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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work