Friday is here at last! It’s been a tough week for many of us, filled with heart wrenching news from Japan. But the good news is that the weekend is here and with it comes our weekly viral video roundup. This week’s collection includes some videos about Japan, as well as some cute and funny videos to lift your spirits and prepare you for the weekend. Check them all out below and let us know what your favorite viral video was this week in the comments.
Honk For Japan!
YouTube celebrity Ryan Higa showed his support in a very cool way this week. He headed out to the streets with a “Honk If You Love Japan” sign. For every honk he donated $10, for a total of $600, and for every 1 million views that his video get’s he’ll donate $600 more. So far the video has 2.7 million views. So watch and share – lets rack up those views for Japan!
Ultimate Loyalty: Japanese Dog Refuses To Leave Injured Friends Behind
This sad yet heartwarming videos is one of the most-viewed this week, with over 5 million views. It features a dog that won’t leave the side of his injured friend after the earthquake and tsunami. According to the description, “The dogs were picked up after the video was filmed, and are in the care of a local shelter.” You can find updates on these dogs on the Life With Dogs Facebook page.
Japanese Student In CA Finds Her Family Alive On YouTube
Earlier this week, CNN ran a heartwarming story about a Japanese student in California, Akiko Kosaka, who found her family alive on YouTube. Watch the video below and click here to check out our post from earlier this week.
World’s Greatest Extra
I can’t tell you how many times I’ve seen this guy in a movie and thought to myself, “Who is that guy? I see him everywhere!” His name is Jesse Heiman and he is officially the greatest extra (and most prolific) of all time!
Emerson – Mommy’s Nose is Scary! (Original)
Here’s a cute video that has just started to spread over the last couple of days. Denver the dog got into the kitty treats and boy, oh boy, does he feel bad about it. This is the funniest guilty dog face I’ve ever seen. The music is perfect too.
Take a Tilt-Shift Trip to Disneyland Paris
This awesome tilt-shift time-lapse video of Disneyland Paris has just started rising the YouTube charts today and it is incredible. If you like this then you may also want to check out our list of 10 breathtaking time lapse videos. Also, if you’re still in the mood for more viral videos, check out our Weekly Dose of WTF and Weekly Dose of Cute from earlier this week. And have a wonderful weekend!