- Category: Science & Technology
- Created on Saturday, 20 February 2010 16:38
- Written by YouTube
Thanks to JB Connor for suggesting this. It's not exactly art.... but, hey!
The rapper on the left is Derrick Davis, a junior at Stanford. The rapper on the right is Tom McFadden, an instructor in the human biology program there.
“While the lyrics are original,” Mr. McFadden told me, “the song is actually a parody of Jay-Z’s “Money Ain’t a Thang”. In their video, they have so much money that they flip through it, throw it up in the air, throw it out of moving vehicles. Since we just had midterms, I’m projecting some wishful thinking in the video – that there are so many A+’s on the midterm that we can just throw them in the air.”
And just in case you don’t follow every nuance in the video, like the Hox reference, here’s Mr. McFadden’s non-rap summary of the biology lesson: