April 2017: 4 things that went viral this week

Just in case you missed it, we've rounded up the most trending topics of the week for you

11:00 April 27, 2017
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A lot can happen in a week. Just in case you’ve missed anything, we’ve selected our top picks of trendy stories that you need to know about. With this guide, you won’t ever have to resort to awkward small talk about the weather again.

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1. Charity done right in the UAE

A group of orphan kids had an amazing time at the movies, thanks to the initiative of UAE resident Hassan Sajwan, who tweeted to local telephone company Du. He never imagined that they would respond this way. He started out with this tweet.

Du responded and got Vox involved:

Vox responded:

Then Ikea got involved:

And now books from Kalimat Group!

The kids enjoyed a lovely movie with free popcorn, Pepsi and an amazing goodie bag of things to take home.

2. Unicorn Frappuccino

Everyone is obsessing over this new pink drink from Starbucks. Little do they know that this drink contains 50g of sugar. That is more than twice the recommended sugar intake per person per day!


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3. Another crazy eyebrow trend

As if feather brows weren’t stupid enough, the next trend is the barbed wire eye brow.

4. This Dutch mother who sounds exactly like Whitney Houston

People are in awe of this amazing 41-year-old mother, whose voice sounds just like the late Houston's. She is on her way to becoming an internet sensation!