The Shake Weight Meets Morning News (VIRAL)
UPDATE: This video DID go viral, with millions of views – but KTLA asked the original uploader to take it down on YouTube, due to copyright issues. Bummer. If anyone can find the footage elsewhere, let us know!
Our next viral pick comes from Hollywood, where the shake weight meets the morning news. If you’re not familiar with the shake weight, Wikipedia puts it best,
“The Shake Weight is a modified dumbbell that creates a vibrating effect to work out muscles. As a result of the perceived sexually suggestive nature of the product, infomercial clips of the exercise device have gone viral. READ MORE…“
We expect this video to rack in millions of views. The news reporters are hilarious and the sexual connotations are at the very highest. KTLA morning news reporter Allie MacKay wears a tight t-shirt and demonstrates the Shake Weight for her live shot during the May sweeps ratings period. Anchor Chris Schauble loves shaking his big black shakeweight while weatherman Mark Kriski tries out the small white one. Anchor Megan Henderson refuses to shake her weight for fear of ending up on Youtube¹, enjoy…