Viral world: what caught fire on the internet this week
From Chris Stark's Mila Kunis interview to 'stuff on my rabbit', plus a thoughtful boyfriend
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.
ONE WAY TO GET DUMPED
When Creighton Baird pushed his girlfriend off a 400ft cliff edge she had one thing to say: "I'm breaking up with you". Although Jessica Powell didn't go through with her threat after the extreme rope swing was over, seven million people have seen the YouTube footage:
STUFF ON MY RABBIT
What's the one thing better than having a rabbit? Having a rabbit that you can put stuff on, as this Tumblr demonstrates:
Radio 1's Chris Stark had seven minutes to interview Hollywood star Mila Kunis about her latest film, Oz the Great and Powerful. So he spent it discussing Jagermeister shots, steak and kidney pie and Watford FC.
HARLEM SHAKE UNDERMINED
As many as 15 miners are believed to have been sacked after a video clip showing them performing the Harlem Shake in an Australian gold mine went viral:
RUSSELL CROWE'S UFO
When Russell Crowe posted a YouTube video which he claimed showed a UFO flying past the window of his office in the Sydney suburb of Woolloomooloo, the public were largely sceptical...