Viral world: what caught fire on the internet this week
From Jon Bon Jovi sung by goats to Harry Styles hit in the groin, plus Mo Farah's 'cringe-worthy' interview
OUR weekly round-up of the crème de le crème of the web – from memes to videos to blogs. Readers with suggestions for next week's round-up should contact Dina Rickman at The Week.
Russian photographer Murad Osmann had a viral hit with a series of Instagram pictures showing him being led around the world by girlfriend Nataly Zakharova. See above for an example.
First we had Adele’s Rolling in the Deep sung by goats. Now Bon Jovi's classic rock anthem Living on a Prayer has received the same treatment:
This footage of the One Direction star – this week voted villain of the year by NME readers - being hit in the crotch by a fan's shoe has had more than one million views:
Double Olympic champion Mo Farah was mistaken for an enthusiastic club runner by a New Orleans TV presenter in a "cringe-worthy" interview after he won a half-marathon in the US city in a record time of 61 minutes. Watch and cringe:
Chinese official Yan Linkun, the deputy chairman of the state-owned Yunnan Mining Corporation, lost it in spectacular fashion at China's Kunming Changshui International Airport. His epic tantrum at the departure gate was caught on CCTV and the footage went viral...