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Just 29 of the best viral internet moments ever that'll make you laugh, cry and think.

Aside from helping us search for random dinner party facts and figure out how to remove red wine stains from carpet, the internet also holds many wonderful videos, memes and moments that give us a chuckle and help us to make sense of life in 2018.

Many of them involve dogs.

To help your week move along a little faster, we put together a collection of our favourite viral moments ever, from the ones that made us pee a little to those that got us right in the heart.

Warning: Feelings ahead.

Oprah’s Golden Globes speech

Video by MWN

The 75th Golden Globes awards in January this year was the first major Hollywood event since the Harvey Weinstein saga and the #MeToo movement. In front of an audience of hundreds dressed in black, Winfrey delivered a nine-minute speech after becoming the first black women to accept the Cecil B. DeMille Award.

“Their time is up,” the 63-year-old repeated to a standing ovation.

Listen to Oprah’s speech above, you can also read the full transcript of her Golden Globe’s speech here.

Charlie Bit My Finger

In 2007, this video of three-year-old Harry and his brother Charlie was the most watched video on YouTube.

It perfectly sums up the delicate dynamic that is siblings playing together… it’s all fun and games until someone gets hurt.

When this Grandpa found out his real age

Imagine thinking you’re a sprightly 78-year-old, only to find out you’re actually 98.

Yep. It’s pretty much all of us when we realise we’re not in our 20s anymore.

Michelle Obama’s face at Trump’s Inauguration

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Image: Twitter.

Michelle Obama's side eye at President Donald Trump's Inauguration is all of us when we realised he was legitimately going to be the most powerful person on Earth.

"The arc of Michelle Obama's side-eye shade bends toward justice," a Twitter user posted alongside the original photo in January, 2017.

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This... this is everything.

Katy Perry kid crying

This one's a PSA for any parent who's been through the ordeal of trying to make a small child stop crying.

In this mum's case, turns out a bit of Katy Perry did the trick.

Sunny's best friend is a brick

These photos of this Labrador and his best friend are adorable. Mainly because his best friend is a brick that his owners used to keep the edge of the carpet down.

Sunny's human Ariana shared the cute photos on Twitter this month.

Trump bad lip reading

Again, Trump's Inauguration is the gift that keeps on giving.

Enjoy this video of what we wish really went down, with pearlers from Barack and Michelle Obama, Hillary Clinton and of course, Trump himself.

The Page Boy at Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's wedding

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Image: Twitter.
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As soon as we saw this Page Boy's face following Meghan Markle down the aisle at the royal wedding, we knew it would go viral.

Turns out, seven-year-old Brian had never heard a trumpet before. Bless.

How to feel beautiful, according to 100-year-old women.

If you're ever having one of those days when your hair looks like crap and nothing sits right, listen to this beauty advice from 100-year-old women.

Gee, they're wise, aren't they?

Baby Micah laughing at ripping paper

Wouldn't it be nice to go back to when things like the sound of paper ripping was hilarious?

Maybe, just maybe, this would solve all the world's problems.

Barack Obama and Joe Biden's bromance

Can we just say, we reeeeeally miss these guys.

The bizarre bromance between Trump and Korean President Kim Jong-un ain't got nothing on Obama and Biden going for runs around the White House together.

Trump Executive Order memes

Image: Reddit.
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Really, Trump's people should have known better than to let him hold up this executive order in February, 2017.

Because the internet promptly turned it into whatever the heck they wanted.

Magda Szubanski dancing after the Yes vote

There is nothing in this world that'll bring a smile to your face like watching Magda dancing and singing to 'We Are Family' after finding out Australia voted Yes for marriage equality.

These adorable celebrity dads and their daughters

Video by MWN

For whatever reason, celebrity dads talking about their daughters will never not be adorable.

See above.

Lesbian couple's beautiful proposal

Becky and Jessa both got the shock of their lives when they realised they'd both planned to propose to each other.

Talk about impeccable timing.

Tom's makeover on Netflix's Queer Eye

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Image: Netflix.
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If you haven't watched Netflix's reboot of Queer Eye yet, do yourself a favour and call in sick tomorrow.

It's almost impossible to choose just one tear-jerking moment from this series, but Tom seeing his new apartment for the first time is pretty darn great.

You can watch Tom's episode on Netflix now.

Big brother tells sister to go have a nap

Sometimes, all you need is a nap, no?

If only we had someone like this big brother to follow us around and remind us.

The domestic violence video that'll make you think

Video by MWN

This video depicting the signs of an abuser told through a victim's phone is so powerful.

Because domestic violence can look like many different things.

The Moana singing girl

Video by MWN

When Michelle captured her four-year-old daughter, Sophia, getting a little too into Moana’s ‘How Far I’ll Go’ during a pre-school graduation performance, she thought it was too good not to share.

We're so glad she did.

Only girl in the world lip sync

Ahh, lip sync videos. What would we do without them. This one from Keenan Cahill is particularity epic.

The real magic happens around the 40 second mark.

Penny Wong crying after the Yes vote

Image: Twitter.
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This image of South Australian Labor Senator, The Hon. Penny Wong breaking down after the Yes vote is stunning and represents how so many LGBTQI Australians felt after their country finally accepted them as equals.

Leave Britney alone

Chris Crocker pleading for us to LEAVE BRITNEY ALONE is an oldie, but a goodie.

FYI, this was made in 2007. Yep.

Ellen DeGeneres receiving the Medal of Freedom Award

We dare you not to tear up watching Ellen DeGeneres receiving the Medal of Freedom Award from then-President Barack Obama in 2016.

It's so beautiful to see someone who's always making others happy be recognised for their work.

Child interrupts BBC News interview

Video by MWN

Before his BBC interview, Professor Robert Kelly was an unknown face. Then, his toddler burst into the room while he was giving a VERY SERIOUS INTERVIEW and he became a viral internet sensation.

Viral office hug

Last week, this photo of two co-workers hugging completely stumped us.

We'll just sit here while you try to figure it out.

Dog realised he's being adopted

Oh dear.

This video of an abandoned dog realising he's being adopted will melt your heart.

The 'ain't nobody got time for that' interview

Sweet Brown dropping into our news feeds explaining how a fire gripped her apartment block is up there with the best things on the internet.

The dog video that is funny EVERY TIME

Dogs can't speak Engglish, but if they could, we imagine it would go exactly like this hilarious conversation.

A goat singing Taylor Swift

Finally, we leave you with this video some wonderful individual put together of a screaming goat singing Taylor Swift's 'Trouble'.

Genius.

Did we miss your favourite viral moment? Tell us in the comments below!

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