Rapid Refresh - The End of Flappy Bird

  • Season 1 , Ep 01021
  • 02/10/2014
  • Views: 1,851

Abbi Jacobson, Ilana Glazer and Hannibal Buress come up with a new hashtag for a trapped Olympian and mourn the end of the mobile game Flappy Bird. (2:45)

>> RIPPED FROM TODAY'S INTERNETHEADLINES, IT'S "RAPID REFRESH."

>> JOHN QUIN A MEMBER OF THEAMERICAN

BOBSLED TEAM GOT TRAPPED IN THEBATHROOM AT SOCHI AND HAD TO

BREAK THE DOOR DOWN TO GET OUTND TWEETED PHOTOS OF HIS ORDEAL

THAT IS LIKE A TURBO GLORY HOLE.

( LAUGHTER )( APPLAUSE )

QUINN TWEETED THIS PICTURE ALONGWITH THE HASHTAG,

SOCHIJAILBREAK.

COMEDIANS GIVE US ANOTHERHASH TATION FOR THIS PHOTO.

>> HASHTAG, I AM THE REALKOOL-AID MAN.

>> HASHTAG, OH, YEAH.

ESPY NATION TWEETED OUT A MEMEOF ASHLEY WAGNER GETTING IN ON

THE ACTION.

THERE SHE IS!

THAT WAS THE FIRST HALF.

LET'S SEE HOW SHE REACTED WHENSHE WAS INSIDE.

MEME FOR LIFE, ASHLEY.

MEME FOR LIFE.

ONE OF THE BIGGEST NEWS STORIESOF THE WEEKEND WAS.

HE NGUYEN HA DONG DECIDED TOPULL THE GAME THAT MADE HIM

$50,000 A DAY SAYING HE COULDNOT STAND THE ATTENTION THE

POPULAR GAME WAS RECEIVING, INPARENTHESES, FROM NINTENDO.

BECAUSE THAT IS DEFINITELY SUPERMARIO WORLD.

A MAN TRYING TO CAPITALIZE ONFLAPPY BIRD'S SUCCESS, AUCTIONED

OFF WHAT E-BAY ITEM FOR$350,000?

A. AN OLD PHONE WITH THE GAMEDOWNLOADED

B. THE ORIGINAL ARTWORK ANDCONCEPT DESIGNS BY HA DONG

C. THE RIGHTS TO A KNOCK-OFFGAME CALLED "HAPPY TURD"

AND I DON'T WANT TO GIVE IT AWAYBUT IT'S NOT THE THIRD ONE

WHAT DO YOU GUYS THINK IT IS?

HANNIBAL

>> I HEARD YOU, BUT I'M GOING TOGO WITH THE THIRD ONE.

>> OKAY.

FULLY AWARE OF THAT.

THAT'S YOUR CHOICE.

>> I DON'T THINK I WAS SUPPOSEDTO PRESS THAT.

>> I DON'T WANT TO TRY TO DIRECTPEOPLE.

IF YOU HAVE A STRONG CONNECTIONTO THAT, I WON'T-- THE CORRECT

ANSWER IS A.

THERE IT IS, 350,000 FOR APHONE.

BUT YOU GET THE PHONE, TOO.

>> BUY NOW FOR 5 MILLION.

>> I'M REALLY IMPATIENT.

IT MIGHT GO FOR $5 MILLION.

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