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Monday, June 13, 2011

Here's What Would Happen If You Remade Ice Cube's "It Was a Good Day" in S.F. Today

Posted By on Mon, Jun 13, 2011 at 4:53 PM

Angry Birds on the iPad. Does this look familiar?
  • Angry Birds on the iPad. Does this look familiar?

We can say with near-total confidence that Jello Biafra will hate the people in this video. You tech-employed, indie-pop-loving Twitter users might just love it, though. This none-too-subtle advertisement for a new wireless speaker is a music video spoof of Ice Cube's immortal "It Was a Good Day," recast in San Francisco in 2011. There are taco trucks, bougie lofts, Steve Jobs, Angry Birds, organic produce, bike riding, Twitter and Instagram references, and even -- vom! -- beer pong. Yuppie scum: Kind of hurts to see your whole life summarized in a three-minute video, eh*?

*Just joking. We like Twitter and taco trucks, too.


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