Cara Lynn Shultz
November 22, 2013 02:30 PM

At midnight Thursday, Pharrell Willliams debuted the music video for his new single, “Happy.”

And it’s 24 hours long.

The video is streaming all day on The upbeat song is played on a continuous loop, and features anonymous dancers lip syncing to the song – as well as celebs like Steve Carrell and, of course, Pharrell Williams himself. Plus: A Brooklyn man live-Tweets a breakup, Harvard students don’t know the capital of Canada and more of the most important random things online.

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