Viral Trends in China: 'Aircraft Carrier-Style' The New 'Planking'? [PHOTOS]

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By Michelle FlorCruz | November 28, 2012 10:29 AM EST

Many Chinese are proud of their country's arrival into the very exclusive club of countries with aircraft carriers, which happened over the weekend with the successful landing of its new J-15 fighter jet on the deck of the Liaoning. And many of them are celebrating by striking a pose that recalls America's "Tebowing" phenomenon, started by football player Tim Tebow. 

As Chinese media covered the flight tests, images of the carrier's deck crew giving the go-ahead signal for takeoff were plastered across television sets nationally.

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