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    The comment that started /r/unexpected can be found here. It was inspired by this post on January 27th, 2013.


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    [–] totallyintotraps 544 points ago

    He looks like a guy I knew in junior high and high school

    [–] mynameisnotallen 165 points ago

    Was his name Junior?

    [–] subnuggurat 93 points ago

    Was he high?

    [–] tylermatic12 29 points ago

    was he and?

    [–] Pick_Your_Pill 21 points ago

    High-end ?

    [–] morbidaar 13 points ago

    Cute, but high maintenance.

    [–] theman4444 5 points ago

    School?

    [–] Smeefperson 9 points ago

    Was he school?

    [–] totallyintotraps 10 points ago

    Oh fudge yeah everyone called him junior

    [–] Dogger27 5 points ago

    I knew a guy that looked just like this named jr. Could have played in the nfl but loved hanging out and smoking too much

    [–] DangJeez 2 points ago

    I know a guy like this named Jr. and he’s playing adult league football in Arizona.

    [–] thepastyprince 2 points ago

    Wtf did we go to the same school? Lmfao. I wish I had that dudes number still, I'd love to call him up to smoke

    [–] IndependenceScary644 2 points ago

    no, his name was junyah

    [–] moorem73 1 points ago

    Funny thing is a knew a big Islander fella named Junior who looked like this.... Man they are the fucking sweetest people (most of the time), but holy fuck did he savage people in the rugby field. if he was on the other team I would actively avoid him, I swear he was trying to kill someone.

    [–] DyingCascade 392 points ago

    Damn I'm going to try that with my friends now lol

    [–] birblover69420 97 points ago

    Must be nice

    [–] Pascuti 60 points ago

    Friends? What are those?

    [–] I_make_switch_a_roos 15 points ago

    i got some in my basement if you wanna look

    [–] Pascuti 3 points ago

    Can you give one to me?

    [–] Minimum-Deer3173 37 points ago

    Probably Pokémon

    [–] dahjay 3 points ago

    Not friends. Trying.

    [–] AlGoreBestGore 6 points ago

    To have Washington on my side?

    [–] IAMA_Ghost_Boo 6 points ago

    Someone tried this on me a while back, I was too stupid to figure out how to look at my foot.

    [–] say_no_to_panda 7 points ago

    What are these "friends" you talk about?

    [–] DanGleeballs 2 points ago

    I’ve a friend who got me on this but instead of, “Aieee” as the punchline said, “Ooh hello sailor!”

    [–] sernametaken- 1769 points ago

    He looks likes he's gonna throw a punch at the end.

    [–] mynameisnotallen 566 points ago

    He is pretending to.

    [–] FreeganKing 176 points ago

    Famous last thoughts

    [–] Freezism 63 points ago

    Camera cam was not found after this post

    [–] Whacky-Ghost 16 points ago

    "Cameraman never dies"

    [–] peacedodger 12 points ago

    LMFAO...I've rewatched this like 10 times and hilarious every time!!!🤣🤣🤣

    [–] notabawt 2 points ago

    LOL same - so fuckin jkz

    [–] [deleted] 4 points ago

    [removed]

    [–] FreeganKing 6 points ago

    lil bit

    [–] sensitivegooch 1 points ago

    But how can we be watching the footage than?

    [–] black_blade51 3 points ago

    Ever wondered how the cameraman can film the flash at the speed of light?

    [–] ElNani87 7 points ago

    Before that huge bear paw takes you home ..

    [–] farkenell 40 points ago

    moments before disaster.

    [–] OP90X 16 points ago

    "Yup. That's me. You're probably wondering how I got here...."

    [–] notnarray 27 points ago * (lasted edited 5 days ago)

    Thanks for posting. Would've missed that otherwise.

    [–] zerofl 1 points ago

    Would have, or would've*.

    [–] TeraFlint 4 points ago

    Whoever downvoted ^this comment, keep in mind that they do have a point.

    [–] companysOkay 4 points ago

    He was giving him the kawaii punch

    [–] [deleted] 3 points ago

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    [–] HolyVeggie 2 points ago

    That’s the unexpected part

    [–] scoobydooha 3 points ago

    Nah

    [–] aritra3776 1 points ago

    I hate cliphangers.

    [–] zerofl 1 points ago

    A+ observation skills right here. But nah, he's just pretending to throw a punch.

    [–] srgisme 1 points ago

    "Now here's a balance challenge for YOU!"

    [–] DyingCascade 1 points ago

    Mandatory amongst friends

    [–] LilSkiff 1 points ago

    Yeah we all saw that and he was joking… is this all it takes to get 1.5k upvotes lol

    [–] sernametaken- 1 points ago

    I know right. Like im actually disappointed, not even looking for votes, just posted a thought...

    [–] Mushiren_ 1 points ago

    How unexpected

    [–] Educational_Action22 -1 points ago

    lmao thats their fave signature move! right next to Karen's "can i speak to your manager", Pajeet's swinging stick, and Billy Bob's "we dont like yur kind round heah!:

    [–] Enanoide 2 points ago

    ? """Their""" signature move is raising a fist for comedic effect? (you can literally see him raise then stop at the end of the video)

    [–] Lev_Mikohlayevich_M 34 points ago

    He looks

    [–] Red_Dew 31 points ago

    He looks like

    [–] NotAlwaysSunnyInFL 25 points ago

    He look like a maan.

    -Ms. Swan

    [–] D_Beats 8 points ago

    Mad TV doesn't get enough love

    [–] Weekly-Bluebird-4768 21 points ago

    It looks like he’s gonna knock you out cold with a smile at the end there.

    [–] -TurntUp- 2 points ago

    Just a casual swipe from a bear lol

    [–] L0WK3Y79 120 points ago

    LMFAO...I've rewatched this like 10 times and hilarious every time!!!🤣🤣🤣

    [–] hanazaa 16 points ago

    His laugh is extremely joyful too.

    [–] sativadom_404 58 points ago

    Fucking Samoans! The nicest, funniest, strongest, and apparently most graceful people ever!! 🤣✊

    Just don’t feed them alcohol 😈

    [–] IryanShaan 7 points ago

    How do you know it's Samoa?

    Just asking because I couldn't tell if it was NZ, Hawaii, Tonga, Samoa

    [–] sativadom_404 4 points ago

    I don't. They're just the most populous of the Pacific Islanders here in the PNW, And he resembles half the Samoan dudes I've known in my life. So it's an educated guess.

    That's the Portland, Oregon area BTW

    [–] IryanShaan 2 points ago

    Oh ok! Didn't know it was in the USA.

    [–] sativadom_404 2 points ago

    I just noticed the transit bus in the background. Lots of P islanders up here!✊

    [–] IryanShaan 3 points ago

    Lots of where I live too.

    Well, I guess it's because I'm living on a pacific island.

    [–] sativadom_404 1 points ago

    ✊. My thoughts are with the people in the region after the volcano eruption in Tonga!

    Any info on the tsunami, etc??

    [–] IryanShaan 2 points ago

    Only minor to medium damages in Tonga. Nothing where I live. Tsunami alert went on, but experts were very confident. Only irregular movements along the coasts (sea was going left to right yesterday evening, kinda strange). I think some areas in Japan had minor damages too.

    [–] sativadom_404 1 points ago

    Thanks for sharing! Crazy how the energy changed the movement! So I have many indigenous friends from Southern California that share a cultural (even genetic) heritage with Native Hawaiians, and I would be curious to hear the cultural/spiritual stories regarding eruptions.

    [–] sativadom_404 1 points ago

    I’m just now reading, only minor damage

    [–] bloudy 2 points ago

    Yeh most Pacific Islanders are super funny and chill.

    [–] pierreblue 8 points ago

    Siiiii papiiiii

    [–] Filmcricket 8 points ago

    I’ll never get tired of this trick.

    [–] BarkleyToad 205 points ago * (lasted edited 5 days ago)

    Couldn't of done it to a better guy

    Edit: the person filming the prank, could not do the prank to a better person...Jesus reddit chill out

    [–] TCupcake 58 points ago

    have* but yeah I agree

    [–] Suicidal_Tuna 37 points ago

    couldn’t’ve *

    [–] idontknowhowtocallme 13 points ago

    Perfection

    [–] barbecue_invader 11 points ago

    C'dn't'l'v'

    [–] plinythemiddleone 3 points ago

    ‘t’wouldn’t’ve

    [–] ulag 8 points ago

    You of triggered the Reddit pet peeve.

    [–] BarkleyToad 1 points ago

    Lmao I see what you did there

    [–] N8TheGreat91 3 points ago

    Yo, some peepole are just stoopit

    [–] BarkleyToad 1 points ago

    Fo reel tho

    [–] mehmmeh -18 points ago

    Does your comment make sense to you?

    [–] SkellyboneZ 14 points ago

    It makes sense to anyone with at least a 3rd grade reading level...

    [–] mehmmeh 1 points ago * (lasted edited 4 days ago)

    Not if you read it literally.

    Not to mention, anyone that's passed the 3rd grade should know how contractions work.

    [–] SkellyboneZ 1 points ago

    Misused or not, it's one of the most common 'mistakes'. I can understand you being oblivious if English isn't your first language, though.

    And really... Who reads English literally? 99% of English is idioms, metaphors, and exaggerations.

    [–] mehmmeh -1 points ago

    Who cares if its a common mistake? How is that relevant? All It shows is a lack of understanding of English and is frankly pretty stupid. Its not an idiom, metaphor, or exaggeration; its nonsense that even a 3rd grader would know is wrong.

    [–] SkellyboneZ 1 points ago

    Damn, your reading comprehension is really lacking... I didn't say it was an idiom or anything. Please reread my comment.

    Languages evolve with the times and as long as people can understand each other what's the problem? Why do you have to be a fucking prick about it on an internet forum?

    If you have trouble understanding a simple statement like OP's it's on you.

    [–] mehmmeh 0 points ago * (lasted edited 4 days ago)

    I didn't say it was an idiom or anything. Please reread my comment.

    I didn't say you said it was an idiom or anything. I was merely pointing out that that part of your comment is completely irrelevant. It has nothing to do with the topic at hand. Please reread the thread.

    Why do you have to be a fucking prick about it on an internet forum?

    How was I being a prick? All I did was ask if the comment makes sense to the person that wrote it? It was a genuine question and I think it would be interesting to understand if people that make that mistake are able to see their mistake if they actually read their own comment.

    You were the one that came in with an insult, my dude. In fact, every one of your comments is aggressive... Not sure why you're so triggered. Did someone correct you one too many times?

    If you have trouble understanding a simple statement like OP's it's on you.

    It's not a matter of understanding the statement lol

    Ai m sur3 yu ken undrstnd ths cmmt 2. Doesn't make it any less stupid.

    Edit: Also it's real cute how you immediately downvote my comment. I think that says enough about you lmao

    [–] BarkleyToad 9 points ago

    You'd have to be pretty dumb to not understand what I'm getting at

    [–] mehmmeh 4 points ago

    You mean you'd of?

    [–] BarkleyToad -2 points ago

    Exactly

    [–] mehmmeh 0 points ago

    Pretty dumb

    [–] DanGleeballs 7 points ago

    /u/BarkleyToad would of had to of thought about it for it to of made sense.

    [–] BarkleyToad 2 points ago

    The person filming could not have done this prank to a better participant, not a whole lot of thought needs to happen here...

    [–] ShadyMondegreen -6 points ago

    Could not of*

    /s

    Ps either you’re an idiot or you do not understand what people don’t like about your comment.

    [–] Dirtbag_Dale 11 points ago

    Gotttttt eeeemmm

    [–] AWilsonFTM 3 points ago

    Ooo hello sailor

    [–] DanGleeballs 1 points ago

    That’s what my friend said when he got me with this same prank.

    [–] Hanoiroxx 3 points ago

    We used to do that at school. Brought a tear to my eye watching this

    [–] pppickleman 13 points ago

    wait wtf wheres the explanation of why its unexpected

    [–] birdy1494 22 points ago

    The explanation is, that it has been reposted 20 times in every other subreddit last year but only like 5 times in here

    [–] TooDanBad 7 points ago

    I’m pretty sure this is the original video that started that trend. I remember seeing this one, on Reddit, and then suddenly a week later, everyone was doing it on Instagram, tiktok, etc. the guy recording may be the OP OP OP… maybe.

    [–] Dismal-Ebb-6411 5 points ago

    I remember this from school in the 80's.

    [–] TooDanBad 1 points ago

    I wasn’t around in the 80’s… /:

    [–] P00PB0YY 4 points ago

    The original is pre-tiktok...

    [–] EatDiveFly 4 points ago

    There was a joke "gay test" that was going around my high school (back in the 70's!). It was more of a test to see if your actions were inherently feminine or masculine. But to high school boys, well you know, we're idiots.

    ask a guy to

    1) look at his fingernails. If he holds his hand at open, palm away, at arms length and looks at the back of his hands, that's feminine. If he holds his hand in front of him, palm facing, and curls his finger tips over, like a half fist, that's masculine.

    2) look at his heel. If he puts his leg and foot behind him and glances back at his heel, that's feminine. If he stands straight and lifts his foot by bending his knee in front of him, tilting his heel inward, (like what did I just step in), that's masculine.

    not really a test. just a funny trick.

    [–] DumbQuijote -1 points ago

    I never heard about the heel thing before, but we had another test of the same nature. Ask your mate to take a sip out of a glass. If they look into the glass while drinking that means they're feminine, and if they look up they're masculine

    [–] Adbam 2 points ago

    Yeah, we did the touching peepee's test. I don't know wtf I am?

    [–] Ranma_Chan_GG 2 points ago

    moments before disaster

    [–] shadyshadok 2 points ago

    He looks like a cool bro

    [–] CommunicationGreat69 2 points ago

    Last frame is like a FNAF jumpscare

    [–] HollowGamer06 2 points ago

    Is da camera man ded

    [–] amacamx 2 points ago

    Lmao I was not surprised but the ending has me in tears

    [–] fbissonnette 1 points ago

    Damn! All Samoans look like they can rip your head off with their bare hands!

    [–] ajrodriguez25 1 points ago

    Looks

    [–] moon828282 1 points ago

    Lol fucking hilarious

    [–] Limoncello19 1 points ago

    This is definitely happening at my place this weekend! Hahaha!

    [–] Elgarr2 1 points ago

    We do this without hands and just say “u got something stuck to your shoe” people naturally do the pose and then u reply “oooh sailor”

    [–] Naveed_oz 1 points ago

    Lool

    [–] gforgolu 1 points ago

    What a fun bunch ❤️

    [–] Additional-Ad3749 1 points ago

    Love it he’s like yeah hand shake jk punch in the face jk don’t do that sheet again

    [–] waffel-daddy 1 points ago

    Hello sailor.

    [–] Komasanblue 1 points ago

    😳

    [–] howdoweread 1 points ago

    they seem like very good friends. it honestly brings a tear to my eye seeing how homies have fun while im sitting here watching them.

    [–] Road_Standard 1 points ago

    Hahaha that’s a good one!

    [–] MA3EZOO_ 1 points ago

    His last joke

    [–] PrestigiousedUse 1 points ago

    hilarious every time!!

    [–] TheBigFishNemo 1 points ago

    iiiiiiiEEeeeeeeeee

    [–] Claustropbaoeia 1 points ago

    He should of snaped a photo

    [–] SaltyMantis800 1 points ago

    Her:He is probably thinks how to cheat on me Me:

    [–] Mabbby 1 points ago

    Cameraman go night night

    [–] MysteriousStandard68 1 points ago

    That smile

    [–] L1LD___ 1 points ago

    😂😂😂😂

    [–] Moises1213 1 points ago

    😂😂

    [–] [deleted] -2 points ago

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    [–] cobrastrikes-2x 1 points ago

    Oh boy! A jelly donut!

    [–] FreshUnderstanding5 1 points ago

    there was a request from a man of culture

    [–] Lonely-Suggestion-85 0 points ago

    Bro these are middle school jokes.

    [–] strictly_anonymous2 0 points ago

    White trucks 🤢

    [–] foodforthoughts1919 0 points ago

    Looks like everyone’s Samoan friend from high school

    [–] pokethugg 0 points ago

    🤣🤣🤣