Viral News Archive

Here’s The Story Behind This Viral Facebook Photo Showing Kids In Historical Costume

A Massachusetts school district apologized on Thursday after a photo went viral that showed a white woman and children smiling in historical costumes in a classroom while holding a black student on a leash. The picture sparked fury online as people thought it depicted a slavery scene, but organizers rushed to explain that was not

Viral Chinese video game measures which players can clap fastest for President Xi Jinping

Chinese tech giant Tencent’s newest hit game wants you to applaud President Xi Jinping’s nearly three-and-a-half hour Communist Party congress address. Called “Excellent Speech: Clap for Xi Jinping,” a new mobile game from the tech behemoth asks users to “clap” for the Chinese leader by tapping on their screens as many times as they can

Dad’s viral side-by-side photos show what kids do to you

A dad’s funny photo shows before-and-after life with kids  (iStock) A dad’s funny social media post about life after kids has sparked a viral trend. Mike Julianelle runs the Instagram account Got Toddlered, where he shares memes and photos featuring “things children have ruined.” But as it turns out, his kids have affected not only

The Problem with #MeToo and Viral Outrage

Three days into the #MeToo meme, my Facebook News Feed is teeming with posts. Female friends have shared heavy anecdotes about inappropriate events. Men have attempted to express solidarity, or concern, or surprise. Celebrities have run with the meme. A backlash has materialized, in which women voice concerns about those who are speaking up. On

Middle school choir whose ‘Rise Up’ performance went viral gets surprise from Andra Day

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Photo of Houston mom looking younger than her 18-year-old son goes viral, people demand answers

Photo: Twitter Image 1of/13 Caption Close Image 1 of 13 “My mom is pushing 50 years old and still looks like my twin,” Kemonte Guthrie shared on Twitter. Social media users quickly jumped on the tweet to ask the family for clarification. Continue through the photos to see their hilarious reactions to his mom’s youthful

Arizona high school dancers go viral for ‘Wizard of Oz’ routine

SAHUARTIA, AZ (KGUN) – A high school in Sahuarita, Arizona is going viral for a dance routine inspired by the classic film, “The Wizard of Oz.” Walden Grove High School’s The Pac posted the routine, which was performed at the school’s homecoming pep rally, on Youtube last month. Since Sept. 29, it has received more than a million views and

This U.K. Mom’s Clever Hack For Giving Babies Medicine Went Viral

“Just a spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down” … unless you’re trying to give the medicine to a fussy baby. A U.K. mom and nurse practitioner shared a clever hack for parents struggling to get babies to take medicine. On Saturday, Helena Lee posted a photo of a trick that worked with her

Utah high school investigating viral video of students shouting racial slur

Please enable Javascript to watch this video PLEASANT VIEW, Utah – A video of five Utah students recorded last year has since gone viral, and some of the girls in the video are receiving death threats, according to KSTU. “It was not filmed at the school, nor was it related to any school function or

Mini horse seen in viral photo hitches ride to safety during California wildfires

Viral picture shows Stardust in the back seat of  Lauren Mesaros’ vehicle. Lisette Hall Frye via CBS San Francisco SANTA ROSA, Calif. — Lauren Mesaros didn’t have much time to think about how she was going to save her beloved miniature horse Stardust when the flames of the deadly Tubbs fire were bearing down on her