If ever there was a reason to stop what you’re doing and become consumed by Periscope, this is it. Over 19,000 people tuned into a stream of British people trying their luck at avoiding a giant puddle in Newcastle, England today.
Yep, you read that correctly. Almost 20,000 people have been captivated by #DrummondPuddleWatch.
A new era of tech events has begun
We’re back in New York this November for the 4th edition of our growth-focused technology event.
Even Twitter’s co-founder Jack Dorsey has enjoyed the lols.
— Jack (@jack) January 6, 2016
There have been some novel attempts to get around the awkwardly placed puddle, and then there was this guy.
— Elliot Wagland (@elliotwagland) January 6, 2016
Who’d have thought live streaming apps could bring us all so much closer to nature?
Update (17:45 GMT):
The live stream has ended, but if you missed out, you can catch up on the fun here.