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  • ♪ (dramatic chord) ♪

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  • ♪ (techno music) ♪

  • I have not seen this.

  • Oh my god.

  • Oh, I remember her.

  • I like this already.

  • Moccasin breath

  • This isn't real, is it?

  • Jesus Christ.

  • ♪ I want to own them

  • But can you even dance in those pants? ♪

  • - (in video) Watch me, woman! - What is that?

  • I don't know.

  • - ♪ ...like a vessel of shimmy ♪ - What?

  • - ♪ All sweet and tender ♪ - This is too much for me to process.

  • ♪ I need to get some

  • Put my body in them

  • Then I will rule the land! ♪

  • - ♪ Is that an Angel Baby? ♪ - Oh, girl, please do not.

  • Watch my lady honey grooves

  • Feed me lots of Jamba Juice

  • Call me lady tiger, but I never eat my young

  • No, no, no

  • My legs in those pants, a dream

  • When I would move, I'd scream

  • Watch out for my body rolls

  • Watch out for my body rolls

  • - [bleep] A. - ♪ High kicks, high kicks

  • This is how we do it

  • When I place my legs in a cage of spandex

  • - That's too aggressive. - ♪ I dance like hell

  • - ♪ To release the madness ♪ - Yes!

  • Oh my god. (laughing) That is like a lot coming at me.

  • Why is it close? Why did it get close?

  • - ♪ Watch out for my body rolls ♪ - I love this.

  • (singing along) ♪ Watch out for my body rolls

  • (singing along) ♪ High kicks, high kicks

  • This is how we do it

  • - Wow! (laughs) - ♪ 'Twas the last stitch

  • This is a big production for just a... great result.

  • ♪ ...looked at my legs and said, "Never" ♪

  • (singing along) ♪ I was already wearing tight pants

  • ♪ I just did not activate them

  • (laughs)

  • Can't she stop body-rolling? Oh my god, I can't.

  • This is how we do it

  • Girl...

  • All that bass, no treble.

  • What is happening?

  • I like how you can see the green screen glow around them.

  • Watch out for my body rolls

  • - ♪ Watch out for my body rolls ♪ - (laughs)

  • High kicks, high kicks

  • - ♪ This is how we do it ♪ - It's kind of a hot song.

  • - ♪ Watch out for my body rolls ♪ - ♪ (singing along) ♪

  • Watch out for my body rolls

  • This is proof that we're done.

  • - The internet's done. - ♪ This is how we do it

  • Oh, thank god it's over. Thank god!

  • Now, what was the name? Leslie Hall?

  • That was amazing.

  • (laughing) What is that video?

  • Is that real? Is that supposed to be real? I don't know.

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  • (Finebros) How does it make you feel when you watched the video?

  • It made me feel alive.

  • So uncomfortable.

  • My eyes just got violated.

  • I felt things that I've never felt before.

  • At least not publicly around other men.

  • It makes me want to do that every time I wear spandex now.

  • It makes me feel like I took too much ambien

  • and I'm having horrific visions.

  • - (Finebros) Did you like it? - I don't know.

  • I don't know. I have to sleep on it.

  • I like it.

  • Yes.

  • Yeah. Totally, yes.

  • I liked it.

  • I don't know if "like" would be a word I'd use.

  • I was fascinated by it.

  • I very much enjoyed that song.

  • That's my heart there.

  • That's the YouTube I love.

  • I'm down with internet like [bleep].

  • And that was, like-- it was too much.

  • (Finebros) So what parts of the video were weird though?

  • Which part?

  • What do you mean, which part? All of it!

  • The belt and her vag.

  • - The gnome. - The gnome.

  • The bald gnome with the beard.

  • - I know, I didn't like him. - Nightmares.

  • (Finebros) When you see a video like this from the United States,

  • how does it make you feel about the country?

  • (Finebros) Was there a message here?

  • What was the creator going for by making this?

  • I don't know. To make people throw up, probably.

  • "We're gonna make everything intentionally bad."

  • To tell the world, "You know what?

  • This is me. Watch out."

  • I think it's just "be comfortable with who you are"

  • and "troll people."

  • It's either anti-drugs or very pro-drugs is their message.

  • I can't tell.

  • (Finebros) And why would this go viral?

  • It went viral?!

  • I mean, I guess if we're here talking about it, it went viral.

  • People like weird [bleep].

  • It was definitely [bleep] weird.

  • It has a catchy tune

  • and it's really bad quality, and that just makes it awesome.

  • Why do horrific things go viral?

  • 'Cause people can't peel their eyes away.

  • And you want to show other people.

  • I kind of feel like it was a Tim & Eric video.

  • Like, everything about it is just so off that it's perfect.

  • Because Leslie is being who people actually want to be

  • but they aren't able to admit it to themselves.

  • (Finebros) Have you ever heard of a woman named Leslie Hall?

  • - No. - No.

  • No.

  • - No. - No.

  • I have not.

  • - No. - That's her. Is that her?

  • (Finebros) Everyone we talked to today

  • - had never heard of Leslie Hall. - Okay. Oh, wow.

  • I think Leslie Hall is just a part of history.

  • Certainly the part of history of everyone else

  • who's been in this video.

  • (Finebros) Her story is, in the year 2000, she started a website

  • - called gemsweater.com... - Okay.

  • Oh, damn. She OG doe.

  • (Finebros) ...where she would take pictures of herself

  • in her huge collection of sweaters.

  • And she was known online as the "Gem Sweater Lady."

  • I love sweaters,

  • so I'm kind of surprised that I don't know about this.

  • (pondering) Yes.

  • I know this.

  • (laughing) I don't know why I said it so ominously.

  • But I know this.

  • (Finebros) Well, I have some images from that website.

  • I'm getting to see the origin story. This is like Batman.

  • (titters)

  • Okay, see? I can handle this, because there's less vag.

  • I can wrap my head around this, you know?

  • At least they're sweaters.

  • I like the Child's Dreams sweater.

  • I would wear that.

  • Art River Sqwa is really good.

  • I just don't know if this is a joke or not.

  • (Finebros) Since she was one of these early internet celebrities,

  • she started doing things.

  • Like she was on TRL on MTV way back when.

  • She sang with Yo Gabba Gabba! once.

  • (Tyler) Amazing.

  • - Really? - Wow.

  • No way. Wow.

  • (Finebros) She started a band,

  • and she made satirical rap music videos like this.

  • Oh my-- I say-- I don't know--

  • I feel like I should know who she is now.

  • (Finebros) And so she was doing these kinds of things

  • long before a lot of people online were doing them.

  • She was one of the first ones.

  • Yet you don't even know who she is.

  • I know, and I live on the internet.

  • (Finebros) So what does that make you think,

  • that here is someone this famous online,

  • and now we don't even know her?

  • What are you trying to say about me? What do you mean?

  • (sadly) Seems like I have a really bright future ahead of me.