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.

http://mlkshk.com/r/CYSL

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.