Celebrate International Take A Picture Under Your Desk Day

By Megan O'Neill 

Hey folks!  Do you know what today is?  Yes, it’s November 9.  Yes, it’s Friday.  Yes, it’s three days after the Presidential election.  But it’s also…wait for it…International Take a Picture Under Your Desk Day!

Haven’t heard of International Take a Picture Under Your Desk Day?  Well, it’s pretty self explanatory.  Just get under your desk, take a picture and then share it everywhere!  Currently, pictures of people under their desks are just starting to pop up on Facebook, as well as on Twitter.  But the heart of International Take a Picture Under Your Desk Day seems to be on Google+, where images are pouring in under the ridiculously long hashtag #InternationalTakeAPictureUnderYourDeskDay, which has just started to trend.

A Google search shows up no results for this “holiday”, so it seems that someone on Google+ is trying to get something started, and they just may have succeeded, with new images coming into Google+ every few minutes.  If anyone has any background on this trend, please share it with us in the comments!

Here at Social Times we decided to jump on the bandwagon and celebrate this historic day with our own pictures of ourselves under our desks.  Check ‘em out below, and then get under that desk and take a picture of yourself!

Happy International Take a Picture Under Your Desk Day!

Here’s me under my desk, with my dog:

Here’s Devon Glenn hanging out under her desk with a suitcase:

Mary Long‘s dogs are celebrating International Take A Picture Under Your Desk Day too:

And here’s Mary being attacked by one of her dogs after trying to join them under her desk:

Cameron Scott‘s dog is settling in for a day of hard work under a make-shift desk in a coffee shop.  Cameron opted to not try to join his dog, after hearing what had happened to Mary (don’t worry, she’s OK)!

Oh, and while we’re on this topic, click here to check out one of the best under-desk moments of all time—when George naps under his desk on Seinfeld.  Feel free to share links to your under-desk pictures with us in the comments below!

Megan O’Neill is the resident web video expert here at Social Times.  Megan covers everything from the latest viral videos to online video news and tips, and has a passion for bizarre, original and revolutionary content and ideas.