It doesn't feature a fabulous Rick-rolling as the unofficial video did, but the gang at Sarcastic Gamer has learned its lesson: make your own video to release in time with the song. They're video for "Hey Mr. Thompson" does, however, feature excellent wig work and Kotaku name-dropping. We're easy to please.
Hey, Mr. Thompson: The Official Video
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There's no better combo than the internet and dumb stuff, and when you add streaming to the mix, naturally some people will need to be removed for their own good.