Holding Hands With Strangers, Sounds Creepy, Goes Viral (Video)
Jun 14, 2012 16:33
Creepy? Or not? Imagine a stranger walking up to you and casually holding your hand. How would you react? The YouTube video team "Losing All Hope was Freedom" (LAHWF) managed to pull it off without violence, screaming or any run-ins with the law.
"Holding Hands" started to trend on Twitter this morning and in this edited YouTube video, it's gone viral. Many in the video were startled and pulled their hands away immediately, while others smiled but only a few returned one to the "stranger". Check it out after the jump!
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