@JosephKahn This is nuts. Purging scientists for doing science. This story sucks. Can we skip ahead to when Trump is in jail? https://t.co/ve3asqS6xi 1 day 5 hours ago
@JosephKahn Exxon CEO is Secretary of State. LOL. 15 hours 48 min ago
@Videostatic Oliver "Electrify" (Alan Masferrer, dir.) https://t.co/TsLncfISQO #video #musicvideo 1 day 14 hours ago
@Videostatic Tegan and Sara "Dying To Know" (Nathan Boey, dir.) https://t.co/EisejNcREh #video #musicvideo 1 day 16 hours ago
@dougstern Does this might mean they actually love, Love, LOVE their ReaganDaddy more than their new Orange StepDaddy? https://t.co/LrNocBaQg2 1 day 18 hours ago
@Videostatic Flo Rida "Zillionaire" (Gil Green, dir.) https://t.co/fCQOq2EbPy #video #musicvideo 1 day 10 hours ago
@JosephKahn Trump: White people, I hate women, minorities, earth. Elect me, I'll drill planet, suck Putin's dick, steal money. White people: Yes. ???? 15 hours 40 min ago
@JosephKahn RT @JuddLegum: Trump's last 24 hours: 1. Trashes CIA 2. Defends Russia 3. Appoints close Putin ally as Secretary of State https://t.co11 hours 11 min ago
@dougstern Oh, Ed, you’re so edgy and funny. https://t.co/Lo4NcOqJk6 1 day 17 hours ago
@davidguetta RT @SiriusXMHits1: Congrats @davidguetta + @robin_schulz + @CheatCodesMusic! #ShedALight is trending for the first time NOW on the #YouTube1 day 9 hours ago
@Videostatic Fundraising for Video Producer Jason Cole https://t.co/5olWXhfAky #video #musicvideo 1 day 17 hours ago
@dougstern RT @MazMHussain: Disappointed to hear that Trump has named a plague of locusts to run the Department of Agriculture; hope they decide to go… 1 day 18 hours ago
@questlove yup. THIS moment changed twitter https://t.co/kIT9pwXtX1 1 day 3 hours ago
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#1 ALL-TIME: PSY "Gangnam Style"

Little did we know when we posted a video called "Gangnam Style" back in July. Heck, we didn't even know that Park Jae Sang went by the name PSY (and it wasn't until they said his name on the VMAs that we realized PSY was not to pronounced as an acronym). Even at that point the video had many millions of views, although merely a fraction of where it is now.

PSY "Gangnam Style" just became the most viewed video of all time on YouTube with well over 800 million views worldwide.

Kick On The [MTV] Jams

If you're a hip-hop and/or music video fan who's not aware of MTV Jams, you should check your local listings. The 24/7 rap video channel airs in 29 million homes now, so you likely get it. And if not, bug your cable provider. Incessantly.

The Jams brand will be expanding to all of MTV's properties on October 23, with Jams.MTV.com as the digital hub for all things hip-hop.

R.I.P. Harris Savides, DP

"Music videos are so stylistic. It’s about the beauty of the image- it’s like a commercial. Features are the opposite of that. If you do that in a feature, you’re actually downplaying what’s important- the story- and taking away from it." — Harris Savides, DP

Word is spreading that the great cinematopgrapher Harris Savides passed away yesterday...

Savides was the DP on some classic music videos, including several by frequent collaborator Mark Romanek: