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YouTube God Ray William Johnson

The Internet is Powered By Cats

11/8/2011 10:55 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF

1108_ray_william_launchRay William Johnson is a cyber-legend -- with more than 1.4 BILLION views on his YouTube channel -- and last night, he revealed a shocking secret about the Internet ...  IT'S CONTROLLED BY CAT PEOPLE!!!

Johnson -- who hosts the YouTube series "Equals 3" -- tells us, nothing goes viral faster than a video with a hapless feline (or a cute baby) ... and if you can capitalize on that, you'll be making bank as a YouTube star in no time.

RWJ also takes credit for launching Nyan Cat to infamy -- a viral video with nearly 50 million views (below). What have we become?


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campy    

am I first?

1081 days ago
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AntiSocialForum.com    

Cat people are weird

1081 days ago
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INTERNET T0UGH GUY    

Where can I get the soundtrack?

1081 days ago
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Mumra the Ever Living    

I managed to last 20 seconds watching this video. ANyone manage to get any further.

1081 days ago
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Anna    

what did I miss... it's a not so great cat flying? I don't get it.

1081 days ago
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Chakazuloo    

Ray is good friends with Joel Zimmerman and the two created the this video in honor of Meowigans.

~peace

1081 days ago
7.

shaz    

Should 'annoy-ing' cat instead of 'nyan' cat. Very entertaining

1081 days ago
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BOB    

WTF is that Video,,,,CRAP,,,DODO,,,,TMZ F@CKED UP AGAIN,,,LOSERS ,,,

1081 days ago
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Kionie01    

This is amazing! Its a girl rapping about her World of Warcraft Guild. HAHA http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xJlsyFnBW_U

1081 days ago
10.

Tom Brokaw    

only people who watch this loser are even bigger losers

1081 days ago
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Will E    

RWJ... rULES!!!!!

1081 days ago
12.

Not Jew    

Ray drives a white escalade four time bigger than him...

1081 days ago
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katedeannn    

why do you think 4chan worships cats? this is old news..

1081 days ago
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Satan    

Please the original Nyancat was and still is a website with a counter to see how long you could las*****ching. I do not like RWJ because he finds videos on youtube. proceeds to rip the video. give no credit to the user and puts it in his video clips.

1081 days ago
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Jackie    

My niece she plays that piece of crap every morning before she goes to school to wake me up. It's very annoying.

1081 days ago
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