Holy fuck, please god why does anyone keep using twitter to try to convey anything more than a sentence or two?
Eh, it isn’t really a hoax if people are actually doing it, right? I guess Ford did push it’s popularity, but as others pointed out he got it from somewhere else.
Still, my Godmother and her husband did it for year and years in northern Kansas. It helped keep them young. I don’t know how much Jazz when on up there before square dancing. Beats boot-scootin’ if you ask me.