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go viral

To quickly and widely circulate on the Internet, as of a video, picture, or post. I can't believe that video of our puppy lounging on a pool float went viral!
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by Times News Service A video of the incident went viral on social media.
Summary: Ghaziabad (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Aug 27 (ANI): Ghaziabad Police on Tuesday warned against spreading fake news, days after the information about a woman child lifter went viral on social media.
The incident had surfaced after a video of her publicly harassing the girl went viral on social media on Monday.
Summary: The owner posted the billy goat's pictures online and they went viral
Last year, the PM's videos dancing on-stage at the Tory conference went viral on the internet after twisting in South Africa with school kids.
Most of the time, animals go viral after doing something extraordinary but not for this goat from Perak Malaysia whose photos effortlessly went viral on Facebook on July 6, just because he's just 'too handsome.'
In a statement issued today, the NRD said the receipt for the registration of identity cards which went viral is not the official receipt issued and used by the department for registration purposes.
After tweets about her signing went viral, she said she was overwhelmed by the attention.
I deleted the video right afterwards but I don't know how it got posted on social media and then went viral,' said the man, who used nasty words for Sarfaraz.
A Pakistani fan's reaction at the 17th match of the ongoing ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 between Australia and Pakistan went viral after ICC's twitter handle shared it.
ISLAMABAD -- The old woman whose emotional plea went viral has refused to take Prime Minister Imran Khan's offer who took notice of the video.
They also took their pictures and shot a video of the incident which went viral on social media.
HYDERABAD -- Sindh police on Friday arrested a madressa teacher in Hyderabad city after a video of him torturing students went viral on social media.
Pak Pattan -- Senior officials have taken notice of a dance video of a Police Inspector of district Pak Pattan with a woman that went viral on social media.