What They're Watching: Nyan Cat

May 31, 2011

This post was authored by Michelle Castillo as a part of a YouTube Trends series exploring the videos being watched this week by the team at What's Trending.

If you aren't one of the 12,426,134 people who discovered the memorizing qualitiesof Nyan cat, then you certainly don't want to look now. Or, maybe you do.

Yeah, I don't get it either, but I have to admit it's strangely addicting and pierces my eardrums at the same time. Curious to see how the Nyan Cat has inspired other YouTubers? Check out the best Nyan Cat related videos below.

This video was just released this past weekend and is one of the most popular videos on YouTube. The Fine Brothers did what they do best: Asked kids what they thought of Nyan Cat. My favorite question posted? "What's the point of this?" one boy asked.

The Annoying Orange (and Equally Annoying Marshmallow?) got in on theNyan Cat action, unicorn style.

Don't stare too close at this one.

A Nyan Cat roundup wouldn't be complete without a Minecraft-simulated version.

And my favorite? Obi-Wan Kenobi gives the Nyan Cat the good old Jedi try.

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