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Career-limiting move: "Harlem Shake" down in the mine


Fifteen miners at the Agnew Gold Mine in Australia were fired in early March after their employer discovered this video of them dancing the “Harlem Shake” in a mine shaft—one of thousands of recordings of the novelty dance meme currently circulating the Internet. Many other similar videos were set in workplaces, but the miners breached health and safety protocols, mine operator Barminco said.