Watching a Chihuahua totter around inside a miniature military tank, in viral video 'Tank Dog' cheered up a sizeable portion of the population this week.
The homemade human slingshot fires daredevil teenagers over woodland using bungee rope strapped across wooden poles. The superman-style feats of 'flying' look like a lot of fun, despite the screaming.
Practical jokers will wish they had thought of the 'Dare To Fight' prank. Two men dressed as ninjas stand silently on the street, one kneeling, presenting the passer-by with a foam sword, another stood still poised for battle.
A placard in front of them dares: 'FIGHT ME'.
As soon as the unsuspecting pedestrian takes up the challenge, 100 other ninjas fly out from bushes, buildings and alleys, chasing the ambushed defiant down the road.
Somewhere between Lego, laptops and large glasses, it became cool to be a geek. Maybe because technology seems to be outrunning imagination in its development.
The Holodesk simulates humans interacting with holograms, for example, throwing a hologram of a 3D ball, or moving cubes.
Viewers with less wholesome minds were quick to think of other uses for Microsoft's interactive system.
The online opportunists perhaps had their imaginations pricked by Microsoft’s demo featuring a man playing with lots of balls.
And finally, would any major event be complete without a Hitler parody? The dictator was dramatised with rage, spitting and swearing that Gaddafi had been killed. The Nazi leader wanted him alive 'to pay for making fun of my moustache'.
VIRAL VIDEO CHART TOP 10
- Halloween Light Show 2011 - Party Rock Anthem Lights and music to warm up all the ghouls and ghosties this Halloween.
- Ultimate Battlefield 3 Simulator - Teaser Trailer - The Gadget Show
Video games get grown up.
- Battlefield 4 Trailer
- DARE TO FIGHT!?
You know you want to.
- Beyonce makes fan sing
Cover your ears. This is no angel.
- Twin Escapes From His Crib - OFFICIAL VIDEO
What babies get up to behind closed doors.
- First Time Ever Eye-Level Camera Formula 1 - Lucas di Grassi | Real Driver Point Of View
What Formula 1 Drivers see: exciting stuff.
- Tank Dog
Check out Huffington Post UK's other mad dog costumes in Mutton Dressed As Lamb.
- HoloDesk - Direct 3D Interactions with a Situated See-Through Display. R2D2 could have brought Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia closer than ever.
This list was taken from Video Viral Chart, compiled for Huffington Post UK. The listings are based on embedded videos and links on around 2m blogs, as well as Facebook and Twitter.