To celebrate Independence Day this 4th July, we’ve put together a few of our favourite viral videos, courtesy of the people of the United States of America.
America, we salute you.
Sneezing Baby Panda: 1.2m Views
A video taken at Wolong Panda Breeding Centre in 2006 went viral after a baby panda cub startled her mother with the most emphatic sneeze you’ll ever hear. Fortunately, after a few seconds of disbelief she was happy to return to her food.
Taylor Swift – Screaming Goat Remix: 1.9m Views
Taylor Swift’s hit single ‘I Knew You Were Trouble’ was released in 2012. However, it may owe some of its success to a spoof video created in 2013 where the chorus is belted out by a goat – check it out for yourself!
Chewbacca Mom: 10m Views
In May 2016, Candace Payne was returning some clothes in a store when she came across a mask of Star Wars character, Chewbacca. The video soon went viral in which her reaction to the mask results in out of control hysterics!
Ain’t Nobody Got Time for That: 12m Views
In one of the most dramatic and unique civilian interviews we’ve ever seen, Kimberly Wilkins went viral when her apartment building caught fire. She recalls her experience in such a comical manner that you almost forget the severity of the scene!
Bacon Is Good for Me: 12m Views
In 2009, 8-year-old Curtis Holland went viral when his dramatic outburst saw him leave home during an episode of Wife Swap. Never deny a man his bacon! Well said, Curtis.
Numa Numa Guy: 29m Views
Gary Brolsma delivered the performance of a lifetime in his webcam video lip syncing to ‘Dragostea din tei’ by Moldovan band O-Zone. An all-time classic.
Dramatic Chipmunk: 47m Views
In 2007, the Dramatic Chipmunk went viral after appearing on a TV show. However, within 2 weeks it had soon taken over the internet, with hundreds of GIFs and Memes making their way into groups chats all over the world.