The Highest Number

Joel writes about how he thought he was being tricked by Youtube viewcounts:

I love the Gregory Brothers, I really do. But there’s something fishy going on here. This video has 304 views and 6,518 likes.

Just thought that was strange….

With that Squarepusher video I just linked to the count was stuck at 301.

Joel’s googling about it pretty much reveals that Youtube is not so great at counting.

The whole thing reminds me of what may be the best Mr. Show sketch:

Just wanted an excuse to embed that here.