Viral News

The latest coverage of breaking viral news and social media trends.

  • Entire Shoe Department Quits
    Trending

    Entire Department Rage Quits at the Same Time, Fed-up with Management in Viral TikTok

    A clip of shoe department workers quitting en masse went viral on TikTok, sparking a debate on labor unions in the comments section.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Zombies in China Hoax TikTok
    Trending

    “Zombie Outbreak” Trends on TikTok in China, and It’s Scary How Many People Want to Believe It’s Real

    A hoax clip of a "corpse" coming to life in a morgue has TikTokers convinced that there's a zombie outbreak in China.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Remote Worker Fired TikTok
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    TikToker Fired After Bragging About Doing Errands While On-The-Clock at Her Remote Job

    A TikToker claims they were fired after uploading a clip stating they were actively looking for another job while on the clock for their remote position.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Airbnb Rental Ghost Town
    Trending

    TikToker’s Airbnb Was Supposed to Be a Beautiful Rainforest Villa, Ends up Being Ghost Town

    A TikToker shared her experience at a Bali resort she booked off of Airbnb. She ended up staying in a literal ghost town.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Walmart Different Pricing Checkout
    Trending

    TikToker Accuses Walmart of Charging More at Checkout Than Items Shelf-Sticker Price

    A TikToker is claiming that while shopping at Walmart, she noticed a disparity in pricing at checkout versus its listed shelf price.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Teen Evicts Parents
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    Teen Gets Stepfamily Evicted After Being Forced to Give Up Room to Pregnant Sister's Boyfriend

    A teen wanted to know if she was in the wrong for getting her family evicted from their home after they tried making her sleep on the couch.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Drive-Thru Sheet Metal Window Hack
    Trending

    TikToker Reveals Fast Food "Hack” Workers Use at the Drive-Thru to Get Back at Corporate

    A TikToker explained why you'll see some fast food workers hang metal sheets out of the drive-thru windows they're working.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • TikToker PRincess Treatment
    Trending

    TikToker Says "Princess” Treatment She Receives at Staples Makes It a Great Place to Work

    A TikToker who loves their job at Staples recommended people looking for a new job to consider the office supply retailer.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Manager Blasted Employee Day Off
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    Manager’s Angry Text to Employee Asking Them to Work on Day off Gets Blasted Online

    A Redditor shared the text messages they received from their manager when they said they could only work for an hour on their day off.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • TikTok Logo
    FYI

    TikTok Users Want to Know How to Find a Person's Exact Follower Counts on TikTok

    Finding a user's exact follower count on TikTok isn't as easy as it might seem, but some users want to know how to find those counts themselves.
    By Joseph Allen
  • Brody Wellmaker
    Influencers

    Brody Wellmaker on Being a TikTok Sensation: "I Never Consider Myself an Influencer" (EXCLUSIVE)

    Who is TikTok star Brody Wellmaker? He has created content across multiple platforms for years, and he now has a new short film.
    By Chrissy Bobic
  • Planet Fitness Won't Cancel Contract
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    TikToker Says Planet Fitness Refused to Cancel Membership, Costing Her Nearly $3000

    A TikToker has gone viral after chronicling her frustrations in trying to cancel her Planet Fitness membership.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Girlfriend Makes $36 Chicken Sandwich
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    Woman Bashes Grocery Store High Prices, Saying It Cost Her $36 to Make a Chicken Sandwich

    In a now-viral TikTok, a woman claims it cost her $36 in groceries alone to make her boyfriend a chicken sandwich.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • A Clown Is Born
    Meme

    There Can Be 100 Jokers in a Room... Here Are the Best 'Joker: Folie à Deux' Twitter Memes to Lift Your Spirits

    Little monsters, it's real. Lady Gaga is set to star in 'Joker: Folie à Deux' alongside Joaquin Phoenix. Here are the best Twitter memes about this joyous pop culture moment.
    By Bianca Piazza
  • TikTok Logo
    Trending

    Gyatt Is the Latest Piece of Slang Circulating on TikTok, but what Does It Mean?

    Slang terms have always been common on TikTok, but for the uninitiated, words like gyatt may leave some asking what they actually mean.
    By Joseph Allen
  • Woman Won't Give Up Seat Mom Baby
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    Mom Tries to Guilt Woman into Moving Tables Because She Has a Baby, Internet Is Divided

    A woman wanted to know if she was in the wrong for not moving from her spot for a mom and her baby sparked a viral e-debate.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Teacher Masters Degree Raise
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    Teachers TikTok About Her "Pathetic" Salary Increase After Getting Her Master's Sparks Debate

    A teacher sparked a viral TikTok debate after highlighting how little of a raise she received upon completion of her Master's degree.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Jake Paul, Andrew Tate
    Sports

    Andrew Tate Appeared on 'The Full Send Podcast' to Speak About His Beef With Jake Paul

    Is Jake Paul fighting Andrew Tate? Unpacking the current situation between the two combat sports stars and whether they're going to duke it out.
    By Chris Barilla
  • Annoying Workers Forced Back Into Office
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    TikToker Gives Best Argument to Keep Jobs Remote: "Annoying” Co-Workers Who Kill Productivity

    A TikToker gave a real-world, albeit funny example of why it's in the best interest of businesses to keep many jobs as remote positions.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Valdir "Brazilian Hulk" Segato
    Influencers

    TikTok's "Brazilian Hulk" Dies on His 55th Birthday — Details

    TikTok bodybuilder Valdir "Brazilian Hulk" Segato dies on his 55th birthday. But what happened to him? Details on his cause of death.
    By Pretty Honore
  • Casher Entitled Customers
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    Cashier Blasts "Entitled" Customers Who Want More Lanes to Be Open in Viral TikTok

    A Cashier went off on "entitled" customers in a now viral TikTok about the expectations some of them have of grocery store employees at closing.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Mouse Jiggler Employee Caught
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    Manager Catches Remote Worker Pretending to Work with "Mouse Jiggler" App in Viral TikTok

    A TikToker went viral for telling a story about an employee who was caught and reprimanded for using a mouse jiggler on their work computer.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Starbucks Manager Dog
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    Starbucks Manager Asks Worker to Change Day She Puts Dog Down So She Can Cover a Shift

    A Starbucks employee went viral after tweeting that her Starbucks manager asked to reschedule the day she put her dog down to cover a shift.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Angel Shot tiktok
    FYI

    This Is What It Means if Someone Asks for an Angel Shot at the Bar

    What does "angel shot" mean on TikTok? We explore the true meaning of the term used to help people at bars get out of potentially unsafe situations.
    By Kelly Corbett
  • McDonald's Drive-Thru Customer Translation
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    McDonald’s Worker Puts Headset on Customer to Help with Drive-Thru Order in Viral TikTok

    While picking up food at a McDonald's drive-thru a TikToker helped employees translate an order for a Spanish customer behind them in line.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • TikTok
    Entertainment

    Be Careful With How Much Personal Information You Provide to "Little Miss" Online Quizzes

    "Little Miss" memes are all the rage right now, and a new quiz on TikTok seems to have everyone shook with its accuracy. Here's what we know.
    By Chris Barilla
  • Dylan Lemay at CATCH'N
    Influencers

    YouTuber Dylan Lemay's Immersive Ice Cream Shop Is Just the Beginning (EXCLUSIVE)

    In an exclusive interview with Distractify, YouTuber Dylan Lemay opens up about his new ice cream shop, his social media success, and creating new flavors with influencers!
    By Anna Quintana
  • Bride Cancels Wedding over Bachelor Party
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    Bride Cancels Wedding Last Minute After Seeing Video of Groom’s "Inappropriate” Bachelor Party

    A woman asked Reddit for advice in a "shocking" post where she talks about seeing video footage of her soon-to-be-husband's bachelor party.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • TikTok Logo
    Trending

    Rainbow Kisses Are Trending, but They're a Lot Crazier Than the Name Suggests

    Rainbow kisses are trending on TikTok, but many want to know what the sexually explicit trend is and why it's shocked so many people.
    By Joseph Allen
  • Dunkin' Pay it Forward
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    Dunkin’ Donuts Employee Claims They Keep "Pay It Forward” Money as Tip in Viral TikTok

    A Dunkin' Donuts employee sparked a viral debate after posting a TikTok claiming they took pay it forward money as a personal tip.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • New Mom Coworker Lazy
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    New Mom Says She Was Shamed by Co-Worker for Not Being “Productive” During Maternity Leave

    A new mom received support from 'Mumsnet' users after posting that a co-worker made her feel lazy while she was on maternity leave.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Teacher fired for TikTok Dance
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    Teacher Says She Was Fired from School for "PG" TikTok Dance with Students

    Teacher Jania Ashay claimed she was fired from her job after a video surfaced of her dancing with students showed up on TikTok.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Kate Spade Dollar Tree Plates
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    TikToker Accuses Store of Putting Designer Labels on Dollar Store Plates Just to Upsell

    A TikToker went viral for claiming that department store placed Kate Spade labels on the same plates she purchased at Dollar Tree.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Plane Turns Around Mid-Flight
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    Delta Passenger Documents "Horrifying” Experience When Plane Turns Around Mid-Flight

    A Delta flight was forced to turn around mid-flight after an emergency fuel situation scared the heck out of its passengers, a notable YouTuber included.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Remote Worker Fired at Home
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    Remote Worker Shares What It’s Like Getting Fired at Home in Viral TikTok

    A Remote Worker shared what it's like to get fired from home in a viral TikTok and how she dealt with being let-go midday.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Mom Gives Son Mr. Burns Haircut
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    Mom Goes Viral for Giving Son "Mr. Burns Haircut" and TikTokers Are Cracking Up

    A TikToker recorded her son's reaction after she gave him the "Mr. Burns" haircut that he requested.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • MrBeast
    Influencers

    It Seems as Though MrBeast and Maddy Spidell Are No Longer an Item

    Who is MrBeast's girlfriend? He is one of the most famous entertainers on the internet, but what do we know about MrBeast's personal life?
    By Chris Barilla
  • Sprite bottles
    Trending

    The Sprite Challenge Is Taking Over TikTok, but it's Not For the Faint of Heart

    TikTok's latest challenge involves drinking an entire bottle of Sprite without burping. It may sound pretty easy, but it's harder than it looks.
    By Joseph Allen
  • Embarrassed Fast Food Workers iPad Tip
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    TikToker Says Former Boss Didn't Let Them Keep "iPad Tips" They Pushed on Customers

    A former fast food employee says that they weren't only embarrassed by asking customers for tips, but they didn't even receive them.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Charli and Chase
    Influencers

    TikTok's Lil Huddy and Charli D'Amelio Broke up After He Allegedly Cheated on Her With This Creator

    TikTok stars Chase Hudson (Lil Huddy) and Charli D' Amelio broke up in 2020 after rumors surfaced that he cheated on her. Here's who he cheated with.
    By Kelly Corbett
  • Jenna Marbles
    Influencers

    Here's the Real Reason Why Jenna Marbles Quit YouTube

    Back in the 2010s, Jenna Marbles was one of the biggest YouTubers on the platform. 10 years later, she quit. But why? It has to do with her past.
    By Kori Williams
  • Curb Repainted Parking Ticket
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    Couple Gets Parking Ticket After Curb Was Repainted While They Were Gone

    A couple walked back to their car which was legally parked, only to discover the curb had been repainted and they received a $180 ticket.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Child Crying Movie Flight
    Trending

    Internet Backs Man After Passenger Calls Him Out for Making Her Kid Cry with R Rated Movie

    A Redditor wanted to know if he was in the wrong when a movie he was watching made a snoopy kid cry during a flight.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • TikTok creator fired over video
    Human Interest

    This Woman Just Got Fired for Sharing Her Salary on TikTok

    TikToker Lexi Larson says she lost her job at a tech company after making comments about her salary online. Was this ethical? Here's what we know.
    By Kelly Corbett
  • Remote Worker 30 Minutes
    Trending

    Remote Employee Brags About Only Working 30 Minutes a Day in Viral TikTok

    A remote employee on TikTok posted a clip where he brags about only working 30 minutes a day because he isn't micro-managed.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Fruit water
    Food

    There's Drama Over Culturally Appropriated H2O on TikTok — What Is "Spa Water"?

    TikTok is full of drama and controversies, and the newest one surrounds a beverage being deemed "spa water." So, what is it? Here's the tea.
    By Bianca Piazza
  • TikTok Logo
    FYI

    Zesty Has Become a Popular Phrase on TikTok, but Many Wonder What It Means

    Zesty has become a popular phrase on TikTok, but many are confused about what the phrase means and why it's become so common on the app.
    By Joseph Allen
  • Worker Sees Customers on Break
    Trending

    TikToker Sees Huge Group of Customers Headed Into Store While on Break, Sparks Debate

    A TikToker went viral for her relatable reaction to seeing a throng of customers walk into her store while she was on break.
    By Mustafa Gatollari
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