Of course, we should all respect and be careful around the railroad tracks. Ironically, U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal didn’t heed his own advice as he stood just inches from the tracks during his own rail safety presentation as can be seen in this KHON2 News video.
Just as the speaker said, “Safety as you know is paramount,” a train whizzed by just inches from hitting the Senator himself!
That’s embarrassing and could have ended much worse!
The video has gone viral with over 650,000 hits!
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2014/04/22/senator-almost-hit-by-train-during-rail-safety-presentation/
This Christmas video by Miami Red Skin has instantly gone viral with over one million views!
Online viewers can’t help but watch and smile as Uncle Henry opens his Christmas present and reacts in utter delight. Just to clarify, Henry is partially hearing and speech impaired.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2014/01/07/the-way-uncle-henry-reacts-in-glee-to-his-christmas-present-will-make-you-feel-like-a-kids-again/
Donors Choose is a special site where donors pick specifically how their money will help America‘s needy public schools.
The nonprofit published this touching short film about Harlem English teacher James Walter Doyle back in February, but it has only exploded online this weekend, amassing over 130,000 hits in just days.
The video highlights Mr. Doyle, his students, and their powerful relationship. Check out Mr. Doyle’s Donors Choose page here.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2013/04/07/unsung-hero-harlem-english-teacher-james-walter-doyle/
This short video by robotics institution Boston Dynamics has already collected over one million views over the weekend. The Petman robot is a DOD humanoid created to test the performance of protective clothing, such as gas masks. The ‘bot walks on a treadmill wearing a haz-mat suit, and even flexes as a soldier would. Viewers can’t help but feel slightly disturbed by the test.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2013/04/08/petman-humanoid-robot-walks-on-treadmill-wearing-protection-suit/
A cappella group Cimorelli, comprising of six talented sisters from Northern California, teamed up with AT&T to be part of their Don’t Text and Drive campaign.
To promote the cause, the family of young ladies sang a very special a cappella cover of fun‘s hit single Some Nights that has gone viral over the weekend, amassing over 350,000 hits so far.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2012/08/19/girl-a-cappella-group-cimorelli-covers-some-nights-by-fun/
Not only did he manage to get out of the way just in the nick of time, but he had the sense to tell the driver to close their door. With just a second to spare, the officer and the car he pulled overescaped without even a scratch.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2016/03/12/cop-that-dodges-car-sliding-on-ice-at-last-moment-just-might-be-spiderman/
On Monday, Fast and Furious star Paul Walker ironically died in a car crash.
As a tribute to him and to honor his work in the popular films, the official Fast & Furious YouTube channel just published this Tribute To Paul Walker that has instantly gone viral.
Paul Walker’s family have asked “in lieu of flowers or other gifts, that donations please be made to Paul’s charity Reach Out Worldwide.”
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2013/12/05/tribute-to-paul-walker/
Joanne Milne suffers from Usher Syndrome, a rare disease that left her deaf since birth and even took her sight in her twenties.
Thanks to the power of science, she has just regained some hearing with the help of a cochlear implant.
British news channel Birmingham Mail News posted the powerful moment, originally uploaded online by Joanne’s friend Tremayne Crossley, when she hears for the first time at the clinic, and naturally breaks down in tears.
Read more on DailyMail.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2014/03/27/the-moment-deaf-woman-hears-for-first-time-will-warm-your-heart/
Parkour and free-running enthusiast Mike Wilson put his athletic talents to good use to put a smile on his son’s face. Sadly, his baby boy was diagnosed with a Grade 4 Brain Stem Tumor and has a very short life expectancy. To make his five year old birthday extra special, Dad donned a homemade Spiderman costume, and jumped off the roof to surprise his son. Naturally, the little boy was all smiles meeting his favorite superhero. Best dad ever!
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2014/11/17/spiderdad-surprises-sick-five-year-old-son-for-his-birthday/
Sure the window seat is nice, but nothing can compare to the pilot’s view.
“Sometimes, what a pilot sees in a day, people won’t see in their lifetimes,” says The Willy Balls who posted this breathtaking video taken from the cockpit of an airplane as it approached the Queenstown airport in New Zealand.
“I invite people of the world to come visit this beautiful country and its people.”
There’s a reason Lord of the Rings was taped in the magnificent country.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2013/10/28/cockpit-view-approaching-new-zealand-airport-is-glorious/