When the Macarena moved Hillary Clinton and the 1996 Democratic National Convention to dance
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The day after the 2016 Democratic National Convention, the hilarious Jesse McLaren celebrates the best fad from the 1996 DNC. The writer and comedians video shows delegates, politicians, and Hillary Clinton herself performing the former dance craze and current cruise ship anthem “The Macarena.”
Ok but the 1996 DNC was lit pic.twitter.com/nuHp1lBND8
Jesse McLaren (@McJesse) July 29, 2016
Because were talking about a presidential convention, the moment is well documented. C-SPAN hosts four minutes of DNC Macarena footage. For whatever reason, C-SPAN doesnt allow video embeds, so youll have to visit the site to see the giddiest wonks of 1996 dig deep for their cotillion dance training.
Its hard to understate just…