The Next Big Thing: The Annoying Orange! [VIDEO]
Although I am fast becoming an "older American", I try as hard as I can to keep up on latest trends, fads, gadgets and the like. Most times I take to them readily. This is not one of them. I find it totally annoying, which I guess is the whole point!
Presenting the "Annoying Orange", a digital creation from a guy with Apple computer in his garage. What is it? It's an ORANGE, people! He "superimposes" a real face in it and provides his own annoying voice-over. He's purposely rude, irritating, and has that "nails on a chalkboard" effect upon those who click on his YouTube videos.
But I guess he's not TOO irritating. At last count-are you ready for it?- he had 1 BILLION (with a B) YouTube hits. It's absolutely astounding! He cranks out one episode a week, and has begun to make a good chunk of change from these things.
I'm sorry, but I don't see it! Do you? Here's an episode (watch the kids here). Please watch it and tell me if you like it, dislike it, or want to throw a large object at your computer monitor! (Parental Guidance Suggested(