by Jennifer Campbell
"Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen" (PPAP for short) is both the name of, and most of the lyrics to, an obnoxious and addictive video that has taken over the internet this week. (The song's other lyrics are "I have a..." and "unh!")
In the video, a character named Pico-Taro, the creation of Japanese comedian Kosaka Daimaou, wears a yellow cheetah-print-on-snake-print ensemble while singing an ode to the contents of every sixth-grade girl's dream pencil case.
Get familiar with the letters "PPAP" -- you'll probably see them a lot in the weeks ahead.
Very strange song by Japanese comedian and singer-songwriter Pico Taro. YouTube link The Presurfer
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