VIRAL VIDEOS: Week of February 7th


Here’s what’s going viral now on Facebook.

“Official Coca-Cola ‘Big Game’ Commercial 2014 – America is Beautiful.”

Another Super Bowl has come and gone, but the rage behind this Coca-Cola spot lingers on.  The controversial ad shows Americans of various ethnicities singing the patriotic song, “America the Beautiful” in different languages; igniting a very heated conversation on social media about English, and the official language of the United States.  If only Coca-Cola had played it safe and stuck with those family-friendly animated polar bears.

Then, there’s this:


Apparently, it doesn’t take much for a video to go viral these days… just scenes of monkeys from some obscure 1960’s short film, dancing in people clothes while horrifically mutating into bug-like monsters. An instant classic.

And, Facebook users are hitting the “like” button on:

“Benedict Cumberbatch and The Sign of Four (or is it Three?).”

Sesame Street continues its quest to be a pop culture hub while, yeah – also teaching preschoolers the basics with this viral clip starring Sherlock’s Benedict Cumberbatch; because, most three year olds know exactly who he is. Facing a riddle from his puppet nemesis Murray-arity, the actor asks for Count von Count’s help to solve an elementary math mystery.

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