06/15/2010 01:31 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Scientists Analyze ICP's 'Miracles': Did America Get Trolled? (VIDEO)

The Insane Clown Posse's 'Miracles' video became an instant Internet sensation, going viral and gaining meme status seemingly overnight. But why?

Sure, the group asks aloud how shooting stars, f***ing rainbows, and even magnets work, but The Rocketboom Institute for Internet Studies wants to know: Were they being stupid on purpose? The video is almost too good to be true, and like Miss Teen South Carolina's geography answer or Jessica Simpson's "Chicken Of The Sea" gaffe, we have to wonder: Are ICP really stupid enough to think scientists "be lyin'"?

Or did America just get trolled? (via Buzzfeed)