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Source: Erin Dietrich

Viral 'Giraffe Mom' Finally Meets April The Giraffe And It's Totally Surreal

By Aimee Lutkin

There are so many complicated giraffe layers to peel away in this story, so please, try to hang in there. Okay, so April the giraffe is a real, living giraffe who became famous when her caretakers at Animal Adventure Park decided to install a live cam in her enclosure during her pregnancy, keeping the Internet enthralled. 

Meanwhile, a woman named Erin Dietrich set up a spoof on April's cam because she herself was close to birthing a baby, which led to a bunch of very funny giraffe mask social media posts:

And of course, the video itself, which can only be described as surreal: