Friday, April 04, 2008

Never Gonna Give You Up: Help Rickroll the Mets

Q: What's all this fuss about?
A: The Mets are allowing online voting for their eighth-inning sing-a-long. In the spirit of "Rickrolling," a write-in campaign has started to vote in "Never Gonna Give You Up" by Rick Astley.

Q: What is Rickrolling?
A: Rickroll (Wikipedia)

Q: How did this movement to Rickroll the Mets start?
A: Rarely does one get the chance to Rickroll a sports team for an entire year, but today's your lucky day (Fark)

Q: How can I help?
A: Click here and enter "Never Gonna Give You Up - Rick Astley" under "Other."

Q: When does voting end?
A: April 7.

Q: How popular has this movement been?
A: 6,954 Diggs,

Q: How do Mets fans feel about this?
A: Note: Mets about to be Rickrolled (


Eric Karros said...

You've been rexrolled

Orel said...

Ha ha, you've caught Wonder Dog Fever!

Eric Karros said...

Doctor says Wonder Dog Fever typically lasts 6-10 days, depending on severity. So I'm ballparking a 4 week recovery time.

By the way Orel, as I was reading this, I was subconsciously playing 'guess-the-poster'. I couldn't decide between you (flawless formatting + use of hyperlinks) or Delino (Mets + Youtube tie-in).

Orel said...

One day we will form Orel DeShields, creating flawlessly formatted, hyperlinking Mets posts with YouTube videos!

Steve Sax said...

Orel DeShields would indeed be a "Strong, Strong Man."