Social Media #Snowpocalypse

Snowpocalypse in Charlotte

Snowpocalypse in Charlotte

The Southern snowstorm (or as known on Twitter and Instagram, #snowpocalypse and #snOMG) lit up social media this week – from gleeful sledding pics to reports of accidents and power outages. A YouTube snow day announcement from Durham Academy in Durham, NC went viral, showing two school administrators rapping their own version of Ice, Ice Baby.  (No school there’s Ice, Ice, Baby). Web sites from BuzzFeed to Time.com picked up the video, touting the funky delivery and creative lyrics.

During a storm that produced some very unfunny traffic jams and hazardous road conditions, the clip provided some #snOMG comic relief:

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