Today is the day Leonardo DiCaprio finally won a much-deserved Oscar, and the internet is rejoicing along with him.
While the the man of the hour was giving an Oscar-worthy acceptance speech before a standing ovation crowd at the Dolby Theatre, social media totally erupted with all sorts of congratulations for the much-loved star. Tweets, posts, and memes about Leo came out left and right, ranging from heart-warming to downright hilarious.
Because seriously, THIS was us when his name was called out for the Best Actor award.
Watch this epic Leo-Oscar-Winning-Reaction video:
The moment everyone has been waiting for.
Here’s another compilation of priceless reactions:
For a moment, we were all Kate Winslet:
Leo won for the film “The Revenant,” in which he had to endure working in -25C temperatures, plunging in and out of icy rivers, sleeping in an animal carcass, and eating raw bison liver.
It’s a far cry from 2014, when Leo failed to bag the statuette for The Wolf of Wall Street, in which he was also nominated for Best Actor. The memes went full force and honestly, you can’t help but feel a bit sorry for the dude at that time.
But kudos to him for being such a sport about it. We never heard even a single backlash from the actor and he took all of this in stride. And now, he can finally say:
Congratulations Leonardo DiCaprio!
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This boy is an inspiration. Also, he’s incredibly talented!
We all fight different battles in life.
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Despite his difficult physical challenges, however, what’s amazing about Sparsh is his strong spirit. ...
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For the truly brave!
So recently, Facebook rolled out five new Reactions that users can click with each post on their feeds. Now you can do more than just "Like" a post; you can also express your love, laughter, amazement, sadness, and anger.
To see the reaction options, just hold down the Like button (if you're on mobile) or hover over it (if you're using desktop). Five new reactions should be enough to cover all the emotions you want to express, yes?
Well, the comic genius that is Matthew Inman, popularly known as The Oatmeal, doesn't think so. In fact, he suggests 13 more Reactions that will make reacting to posts definitely more interesting. I mean, just look at these......
This Dancing Traffic Cop From The Philippines Has Got Some Sick ‘Michael Jackson’ Moves
The guy obviously loves his job!
Everybody hates a traffic jam.
Just imagine the tragedy of waking up late one day and so you have to rush to work. Then again, you find yourself stuck in a horrific traffic that doesn't seem to end.
I’m sure you’ll get really pissed! Now imagine how you’d feel if the cop directing the traffic happens to be dancing while doing his job. Sounds unthinkable, you say? Well apparently, dancing traffic cops do exist. At least in the Philippines, that is....