When Chris Torres birthed Nyan Cat — the adorably strange Pop Tart kitty — little did he know he was unleashing an Internet sensation onto the world.
Somehow this simple animation became the gift that keeps on giving.
Only a year old, Nyan Cat has spawned a cult of knock-offs, costumes, homages, and merchandise.
And now, in a mash-up as weird as the original concept, behold Nyan Waits, a lurching and gravelly rendition of Nyan Cat’s famous tune fashioned after an equally cultish figure — Tom Waits.
So click here to see how long you can endure the repetition, then boast your score to your friends!
Via Laughing Squid