Know Your Meme: Double Rainbow

On July 3rd, Jimmy Kimmel posted a tweet[2] that linked Twitter users to the video. A little over an hour later, sports columnist Bill Simmons retweeted[3] Kimmel’s post. On July 4th, a short article was posted on The Huffington Post about the video.[4] On July 5th, YouTuber RayWilliamJohnson posted a video highlighting the Double Rainbow video. On July 8th, Shira Lazar of CBS News[5] posted her interview with Paul Vasquez (Hungrybear9562).“That day I was finishing a note to a friend telling her I was like Noah because I’m building what seems to be like an arc here. I have greenhouses and gardens and fern trees and lots of animals here. Right after finishing that email, I look out there and the colors. I walked out with my camera. What you see in the video is what I experienced. That rainbow lasted over an hour. My camera only captured about 40 percent of the color. It was a lot brighter than you see”.

On July 22nd, Jimmy Kimmel’s official YouTube channel posted a video of Bear in an interview on Jimmy Kimmel Live. On July 6th, the user schmoyoho (popular for “Auto-Tune the News”) created an Auto-Tuned version of this video. The song can be purchased on iTunes[6], and proceeds are split between Yosemitebear and Auto-Tune the News.

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commented 2014-07-30 20:11:56 -0700 · Flag
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About Bear

I was born in the Barrios of East Los Angeles and lived in LA until I was 22 years old when I moved to Yosemite National Park to work in the park.

I married into the Yosemite Indian tribe and had two Yosemite Indian children who I helped raise in that culture.

I bought raw land just outside Yosemite and developed it myself where I am setting it up to be self sustaining.